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# Species:308
# Excl Vagrants:308
# Endemics:1
# Near Endemics:6
Habitat: Primary rainforest

BIRD CHECKLIST

The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

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Tinamous: Tinamidae

1Great TinamouTinamus majorDC,PRC
2Little TinamouCrypturellus souiDC,PRC

 
Ducks: Anatidae

3Black-bellied Whistling-DuckDendrocygna autumnalisDCFC
4Muscovy DuckCairina moschataDCR
5Masked DuckNomonyx dominicusDCR

 
Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows: Cracidae

6Gray-headed ChachalacaOrtalis cinereicepsDC,PRC
7Great CurassowCrax rubraDC,PRR

 
New World Quail: Odontophoridae

8Tawny-faced QuailRhynchortyx cinctusPRR
9Marbled Wood-QuailOdontophorus gujanensisDC,PRR

 
Grebes: Podicipedidae

10Least GrebeTachybaptus dominicusDCUC
11Pied-billed GrebePodilymbus podicepsDCUC

 
Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

12Pale-vented PigeonPatagioenas cayennensisDC,PRUC
13Scaled PigeonPatagioenas speciosaDC,PRC
14Short-billed PigeonPatagioenas nigrirostrisDC,PRUC
15Ruddy Ground DoveColumbina talpacotiDC,PRUC
16Blue Ground DoveClaravis pretiosaPRUC
17Ruddy Quail-DoveGeotrygon montanaDC,PRR
18Violaceous Quail-DoveGeotrygon violaceaPRR
19White-tipped DoveLeptotila verreauxiDC,PRUC
20Gray-chested DoveLeptotila cassiniiDC,PRUC

 
Cuckoos: Cuculidae

21Greater AniCrotophaga majorDC,PRFC
22Smooth-billed AniCrotophaga aniDC,PRUC
23Groove-billed AniCrotophaga sulcirostrisDC,PRR
24Pheasant CuckooDromococcyx phasianellusDC,PRR
25Rufous-vented Ground-CuckooNeomorphus geoffroyiDC,PRR
26Squirrel CuckooPiaya cayanaDC,PRC
27Yellow-billed CuckooCoccyzus americanusDC,PRR

 
Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

28Common NighthawkChordeiles minorDCUC
29Short-tailed NighthawkLurocalis semitorquatusPRR
30Common PauraqueNyctidromus albicollisDC,PRC
31Chuck-will's-widowAntrostomus carolinensisPRR

 
Potoos: Nyctibiidae

32Great PotooNyctibius grandisDC,PRUC
33Common PotooNyctibius griseusDC,PRUC

 
Swifts: Apodidae

34White-collared SwiftStreptoprocne zonarisDC,PRUC
35Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagicaDC,PRUC
36Vaux's SwiftChaetura vauxiDC,PRUC
37Short-tailed SwiftChaetura brachyuraDC,PRUC
38Band-rumped SwiftChaetura spinicaudusPRFC
39Lesser Swallow-tailed SwiftPanyptila cayennensisPRFC

 
Hummingbirds: Trochilidae

40White-necked JacobinFlorisuga mellivoraDC,PRC
41Long-billed HermitPhaethornis longirostrisDC,PRC
42Little Hermit
(Stripe-throated Hermit)
Phaethornis striigularisDC,PRFC
43Purple-crowned FairyHeliothryx barrotiDC,PRUC
44Black-throated MangoAnthracothorax nigricollisDC,PRFC
45Rufous-crested CoquetteLophornis delattreiDC,PRR
46Scaly-breasted HummingbirdPhaeochroa cuvieriiDC,PRR
47White-vented PlumeleteerChalybura buffoniiDC,PRFC
48Crowned WoodnymphThalurania fannyiDC,PRFC
49Blue-chested HummingbirdAmazilia amabilisDC,PRFC
50Snowy-bellied HummingbirdAmazilia edwardDC,PRUC
51Rufous-tailed HummingbirdAmazilia tzacatlDC,PRA
52Violet-bellied HummingbirdJuliamyia julieDC,PRFC

 
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

53Gray-cowled Wood-RailAramides cajaneusDC,PRUC
54Common GallinuleGallinula galeataDCC
55Purple GallinulePorphyrio martinicaDC,PRC

 
Finfoots: Heliornithidae

56SungrebeHeliornis fulicaDCR

 
Limpkin: Aramidae

57LimpkinAramus guaraunaDCR

 
Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

58Southern LapwingVanellus chilensisPRUC

 
Jacanas: Jacanidae

59Wattled JacanaJacana jacanaDC,PRC

 
Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

60Spotted SandpiperActitis maculariusPRFC

 
Sunbittern: Eurypygidae

61SunbitternEurypyga heliasPRR

 
Storks: Ciconiidae

62Wood StorkMycteria americanaDCUC

 
Frigatebirds: Fregatidae

63Magnificent FrigatebirdFregata magnificensDCC

 
Anhingas: Anhingidae

64AnhingaAnhinga anhingaDCC

 
Cormorants and Shags: Phalacrocoracidae

65Neotropic CormorantPhalacrocorax brasilianusDCC

 
Pelicans: Pelecanidae

66Brown PelicanPelecanus occidentalisDCC

 
Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

67Least BitternIxobrychus exilisDCFC
68Rufescent Tiger-HeronTigrisoma lineatumDC,PRUC
69Fasciated Tiger-HeronTigrisoma fasciatumDC,PRR
70Bare-throated Tiger-HeronTigrisoma mexicanumDCUC
71Great Blue HeronArdea herodiasDCUC
72Snowy EgretEgretta thulaDCUC
73Little Blue HeronEgretta caeruleaDCC
74Tricolored HeronEgretta tricolorDCR
75Cattle EgretBubulcus ibisDCUC
76Green HeronButorides virescensDC,PR?
77Striated HeronButorides striataDC,PRFC
78Agami HeronAgamia agamiPRR

 
New World Vultures: Cathartidae

79Black VultureCoragyps atratusDC,PRC
80Turkey VultureCathartes auraDC,PRC
81King VultureSarcoramphus papaDC,PRR

 
Osprey: Pandionidae

82OspreyPandion haliaetusDC,PRFC

 
Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

83Hook-billed KiteChondrohierax uncinatusDC,PRR
84Gray-headed KiteLeptodon cayanensisDC,PRUC
85Swallow-tailed KiteElanoides forficatusDC,PRUC
86Harpy EagleHarpia harpyjaDC,PRR
87Black Hawk-EagleSpizaetus tyrannusDC,PRUC
88Ornate Hawk-EagleSpizaetus ornatusDC,PRR
89Snail KiteRostrhamus sociabilisDC,PRFC
90Double-toothed KiteHarpagus bidentatusDC,PRFC
91Mississippi KiteIctinia mississippiensisDC,PRUC
92Plumbeous KiteIctinia plumbeaPRR
93Tiny HawkAccipiter superciliosusDC,PRR
94Bicolored HawkAccipiter bicolorPRVR
95Plumbeous HawkCryptoleucopteryx plumbeaDC,PRVR
96Common Black HawkButeogallus anthracinusDC,PRUC
97Great Black HawkButeogallus urubitingaDC,PRR
98White HawkPseudastur albicollisDC,PRR
99Semiplumbeous HawkLeucopternis semiplumbeusDC,PRUC
100Gray-lined HawkButeo nitidusDC,PRR
101Broad-winged HawkButeo platypterusDC,PRUC
102Short-tailed HawkButeo brachyurusDC,PRR
103Swainson's HawkButeo swainsoniDC,PRR

 
Owls: Strigidae

104Crested OwlLophostrix cristataDCUC
105Spectacled OwlPulsatrix perspicillataDC,PRUC
106Least Pygmy-OwlGlaucidium minutissimumPRVR
107Mottled OwlCiccaba virgataDC,PRUC
108Black-and-white OwlCiccaba nigrolineataDC,PRR
109Striped OwlAsio clamatorDC,PRR

 
Trogons: Trogonidae

110Slaty-tailed TrogonTrogon massenaDC,PRFC
111Black-tailed TrogonTrogon melanurusDC,PRFC
112White-tailed TrogonTrogon chionurusDC,PRUC
113Gartered TrogonTrogon caligatusDC,PRFC
114Black-throated TrogonTrogon rufusDC,PRUC

 
Motmots: Momotidae

115Lesson's MotmotMomotus lessoniiDC,PRFC
116Rufous MotmotBaryphthengus martiiDC,PRUC
117Broad-billed MotmotElectron platyrhynchumDC,PRFC

 
Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

118Ringed KingfisherMegaceryle torquataDCFC
119American Pygmy KingfisherChloroceryle aeneaDC,PRUC
120Green KingfisherChloroceryle americanaDC,PRFC

 
Puffbirds: Bucconidae

121White-necked PuffbirdNotharchus hyperrhynchusDC,PRUC
122Black-breasted PuffbirdNotharchus pectoralisDC,PRUC
123White-whiskered PuffbirdMalacoptila panamensisDC,PRFC

 
Jacamars: Galbulidae

124Great JacamarJacamerops aureusDC,PRR

 
Toucans: Ramphastidae

125Collared AracariPteroglossus torquatusDC,PRC
126Yellow-throated ToucanRamphastos ambiguusDC,PRFC
127Keel-billed ToucanRamphastos sulfuratusDC,PRFC

 
Woodpeckers: Picidae

128Yellow-bellied SapsuckerSphyrapicus variusPRR
129Black-cheeked WoodpeckerMelanerpes pucheraniDC,PRUC
130Red-crowned WoodpeckerMelanerpes rubricapillusDC,PRFC
131Crimson-bellied WoodpeckerCampephilus haematogasterPRVR
132Crimson-crested WoodpeckerCampephilus melanoleucosDC,PRFC
133Lineated WoodpeckerDryocopus lineatusDC,PRFC
134Cinnamon WoodpeckerCeleus loricatusDC,PRC

 
Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

135Slaty-backed Forest-FalconMicrastur mirandolleiDC,PRR
136Collared Forest-FalconMicrastur semitorquatusDC,PRUC
137Yellow-headed CaracaraMilvago chimachimaDC,PRUC
138American KestrelFalco sparveriusDC,PRUC
139MerlinFalco columbariusDC,PRR
140Bat FalconFalco rufigularisDC,PRUC
141Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinusDC,PRR

 
Parrots: Psittacidae

142Orange-chinned ParakeetBrotogeris jugularisDC,PRUC
143Brown-hooded ParrotPyrilia haematotisPRUC
144Blue-headed ParrotPionus menstruusDC,PRUC
145Red-lored ParrotAmazona autumnalisDC,PRC
146Mealy ParrotAmazona farinosaDC,PRFC

 
Sapayoa: Sapayoidae

147SapayoaSapayoa aenigmaPRVR

 
Typical Antbirds: Thamnophilidae

148Fasciated AntshrikeCymbilaimus lineatusDC,PRFC
149Great AntshrikeTaraba majorPRUC
150Barred AntshrikeThamnophilus doliatusDC,PRFC
151Western Slaty-Antshrike
(Black-crowned Antshrike)
Thamnophilus atrinuchaDC,PRC
152Russet AntshrikeThamnistes anabatinusPRR
153Spot-crowned AntvireoDysithamnus puncticepsPRUC
154Checker-throated StipplethroatEpinecrophylla fulviventrisDC,PRC
155White-flanked AntwrenMyrmotherula axillarisDC,PRFC
156Slaty AntwrenMyrmotherula schisticolorDCFC
157Dot-winged AntwrenMicrorhopias quixensisDC,PRUC
158Dusky AntbirdCercomacroides tyranninaDC,PRC
159White-bellied AntbirdMyrmeciza longipesDC,PRFC
160Chestnut-backed AntbirdPoliocrania exsulDC,PRUC
161Dull-mantled AntbirdSipia laemostictaPRVR
162Wing-banded AntbirdMyrmornis torquataPRR
163Bicolored AntbirdGymnopithys bicolorDC,PRFC
164Spotted AntbirdHylophylax naevioidesDC,PRFC
165Ocellated AntbirdPhaenostictus mcleannaniDC,PRUC

 
Gnateaters: Conopophagidae

166Black-crowned AntpittaPittasoma michleriPRVR

 
Antpittas: Grallariidae

167Streak-chested AntpittaHylopezus perspicillatusDC,PRUC

 
Antthrushes: Formicariidae

168Black-faced AntthrushFormicarius analisDC,PRFC

 
Ovenbirds and Woodcreepers: Furnariidae

169Scaly-throated LeaftosserSclerurus guatemalensisDC,PRUC
170Plain-brown WoodcreeperDendrocincla fuliginosaDC,PRFC
171Wedge-billed WoodcreeperGlyphorynchus spirurusDC,PRUC
172Northern Barred-WoodcreeperDendrocolaptes sanctithomaeDC,PRUC
173Cocoa WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus susurransDC,PRA
174Plain XenopsXenops minutusPRC
175Slaty-winged Foliage-gleanerPhilydor fuscipennePRR
176Buff-throated Foliage-gleanerAutomolus ochrolaemusDC,PRR

 
Manakins: Pipridae

177Blue-crowned ManakinLepidothrix coronataDC,PRFC
178Golden-collared ManakinManacus vitellinusDC,PRC
179Red-capped ManakinCeratopipra mentalisDC,PRFC

 
Cotingas: Cotingidae

180Purple-throated FruitcrowQuerula purpurataDC,PRFC
181Blue CotingaCotinga nattereriiDC,PRFC

 
Tityras and Allies: Tityridae

182Black-crowned TityraTityra inquisitorDC,PRR
183Masked TityraTityra semifasciataDC,PRUC
184Speckled MournerLaniocera rufescensDC,PRR
185Cinnamon BecardPachyramphus cinnamomeusDC,PRFC
186White-winged BecardPachyramphus polychopterusDC,PRUC

 
Sharpbill: Oxyruncidae

187Northern Royal-FlycatcherOnychorhynchus mexicanusDC,PRUC
188Ruddy-tailed FlycatcherTerenotriccus erythrurusPRUC
189Sulphur-rumped FlycatcherMyiobius sulphureipygiusPRR

 
Tyrant Flycatchers: Tyrannidae

190Golden-crowned SpadebillPlatyrinchus coronatusPRFC
191Ochre-bellied FlycatcherMionectes oleagineusDC,PRUC
192Yellow-green TyrannuletPhylloscartes flavovirensPRR
193Black-capped Pygmy-TyrantMyiornis atricapillusPRFC
194Southern BentbillOncostoma olivaceumDC,PRUC
195Common Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum cinereumDC,PRUC
196Black-headed Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum nigricepsPRUC
197Brownish TwistwingCnipodectes subbrunneusDC,PRUC
198Olivaceous FlatbillRhynchocyclus olivaceusDC,PRUC
199Yellow-margined FlycatcherTolmomyias assimilisDC,PRUC
200Southern Beardless-TyrannuletCamptostoma obsoletumPRUC
201Brown-capped TyrannuletOrnithion brunneicapillusDC,PRUC
202Yellow-crowned TyrannuletTyrannulus elatusPRFC
203Forest ElaeniaMyiopagis gaimardiiPRFC
204Gray ElaeniaMyiopagis canicepsPRVR
205Yellow-bellied ElaeniaElaenia flavogasterDC,PRUC
206Paltry TyrannuletZimmerius vilissimusDC,PRUC
207Olive-sided FlycatcherContopus cooperiPRUC
208Eastern Wood-PeweeContopus virensDC,PRUC
209Tropical PeweeContopus cinereusDC,PRUC
210Yellow-bellied FlycatcherEmpidonax flaviventrisPRUC
211Acadian FlycatcherEmpidonax virescensDC,PRUC
212Bright-rumped AttilaAttila spadiceusDC,PRFC
213Choco SirystesSirystes albogriseusPRR
214Rufous MournerRhytipterna holerythraDC,PRUC
215Dusky-capped FlycatcherMyiarchus tuberculiferDC,PRFC
216Panama FlycatcherMyiarchus panamensisDC,PRUC
217Great Crested FlycatcherMyiarchus crinitusPRFC
218Lesser KiskadeePitangus lictorDCFC
219Great KiskadeePitangus sulphuratusDC,PRUC
220Boat-billed FlycatcherMegarynchus pitanguaDC,PRUC
221Rusty-margined FlycatcherMyiozetetes cayanensisDC,PRUC
222Social FlycatcherMyiozetetes similisDC,PRUC
223White-ringed FlycatcherConopias albovittatusPRR
224Streaked FlycatcherMyiodynastes maculatusDC,PRUC
225Sulphur-bellied FlycatcherMyiodynastes luteiventrisPRUC
226Piratic FlycatcherLegatus leucophaiusDC,PRUC
227Tropical KingbirdTyrannus melancholicusDC,PRUC
228Eastern KingbirdTyrannus tyrannusDC,PRUC
229Fork-tailed FlycatcherTyrannus savanaDC,PRUC

 
Vireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis: Vireonidae

230Scrub GreenletHylophilus flavipesPRFC
231Green Shrike-VireoVireolanius pulchellusDC,PRFC
232Tawny-crowned GreenletTunchironis ochraceicepsPRR
233Lesser GreenletPachysilvia decurtataDC,PRC
234Yellow-throated VireoVireo flavifronsPRUC
235Red-eyed VireoVireo olivaceusDC,PRC
236Yellow-green VireoVireo flavoviridisPRFC

 
Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

237Black-chested JayCyanocorax affinisDC,PRUC

 
Swallows: Hirundinidae

238White-thighed SwallowAtticora tibialisPRR
239Gray-breasted MartinProgne chalybeaDC,PRC
240Mangrove SwallowTachycineta albilineaDCC
241Cliff SwallowPetrochelidon pyrrhonotaDCFC

 
Gnatcatchers: Polioptilidae

242Long-billed GnatwrenRamphocaenus melanurusDC,PRFC
243Tropical GnatcatcherPolioptila plumbeaDC,PRFC

 
Wrens: Troglodytidae

244Scaly-breasted WrenMicrocerculus marginatusPRFC
245House WrenTroglodytes aedonPRUC
246Black-bellied WrenPheugopedius fasciatoventrisDC,PRUC
247Bay WrenCantorchilus nigricapillusDC,PRUC
248Buff-breasted WrenCantorchilus leucotisPRFC
249White-breasted Wood-WrenHenicorhina leucostictaDC,PRUC
250Song WrenCyphorhinus phaeocephalusDC,PRFC

 
Mockingbirds and Thrashers: Mimidae

251Gray CatbirdDumetella carolinensisDC,PRUC
252Tropical MockingbirdMimus gilvusDC,PRUC

 
Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

253Gray-cheeked ThrushCatharus minimusDC,PRUC
254Swainson's ThrushCatharus ustulatusDC,PRUC
255Wood ThrushHylocichla mustelinaDC,PRUC

 
Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

256Yellow-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia luteicapillaDC,PRUC
257Thick-billed EuphoniaEuphonia laniirostrisDC,PRUC
258Fulvous-vented EuphoniaEuphonia fulvicrissaDC,PRFC
259White-vented EuphoniaEuphonia minutaDC,PRUC

 
New World Sparrows: Passerellidae

260Black-striped SparrowArremonops conirostrisPRFC

 
Troupials and Allies: Icteridae

261Chestnut-headed OropendolaPsarocolius wagleriDC,PRUC
262Scarlet-rumped CaciqueCacicus uropygialisDC,PRFC
263Yellow-rumped CaciqueCacicus celaDC,PRUC
264Orchard OrioleIcterus spuriusPRFC
265Yellow-backed OrioleIcterus chrysaterDC,PRUC
266Yellow-tailed OrioleIcterus mesomelasDC,PRFC
267Bronzed CowbirdMolothrus aeneusDC,PRUC

 
New World Warblers: Parulidae

268Northern WaterthrushParkesia noveboracensisDC,PRUC
269Golden-winged WarblerVermivora chrysopteraPRUC
270Blue-winged WarblerVermivora cyanopteraPRR
271Black-and-white WarblerMniotilta variaDCUC
272Tennessee WarblerLeiothlypis peregrinaDC,PRFC
273Mourning WarblerGeothlypis philadelphiaPRUC
274Kentucky WarblerGeothlypis formosaPRFC
275Common YellowthroatGeothlypis trichasPRR
276Bay-breasted WarblerSetophaga castaneaDC,PRUC
277Blackburnian WarblerSetophaga fuscaDC,PRUC
278Yellow WarblerSetophaga petechiaDC,PRUC
279Chestnut-sided WarblerSetophaga pensylvanicaDC,PRUC
280Canada WarblerCardellina canadensisDC,PRUC

 
Mitrospingid Tanagers: Mitrospingidae

281Dusky-faced TanagerMitrospingus cassiniiPRFC

 
Cardinals and Allies: Cardinalidae

282Summer TanagerPiranga rubraPRC
283Scarlet TanagerPiranga olivaceaDCR
284Red-crowned Ant-TanagerHabia rubicaDC,PRFC
285Red-throated Ant-TanagerHabia fuscicaudaDC,PRC
286Carmiol's TanagerChlorothraupis carmioliPRR
287Rose-breasted GrosbeakPheucticus ludovicianusDC,PRR
288Blue-black GrosbeakCyanoloxia cyanoidesDC,PRFC

 
Tanagers and Allies: Thraupidae

289Gray-headed TanagerEucometis penicillataDC,PRFC
290White-shouldered TanagerTachyphonus luctuosusDC,PRC
291Tawny-crested TanagerTachyphonus delatriiPRUC
292Crimson-backed TanagerRamphocelus dimidiatusDC,PRUC
293Palm TanagerThraupis palmarumDC,PRC
294Golden-hooded TanagerStilpnia larvataDC,PRFC
295Plain-colored TanagerTangara inornataDC,PRC
296Bay-headed TanagerTangara gyrolaPRUC
297Scarlet-thighed DacnisDacnis venustaPRUC
298Blue DacnisDacnis cayanaDC,PRC
299Shining HoneycreeperCyanerpes lucidusPRUC
300Red-legged HoneycreeperCyanerpes cyaneusDC,PRC
301Green HoneycreeperChlorophanes spizaDC,PRFC
302Sulphur-rumped TanagerHeterospingus rubrifronsPRUC
303Blue-black GrassquitVolatinia jacarinaDC,PRC
304Yellow-bellied SeedeaterSporophila nigricollisPRUC
305Slate-colored SeedeaterSporophila schistaceaPRR
306Buff-throated SaltatorSaltator maximusDC,PRUC
307Streaked SaltatorSaltator striatipectusDCUC
308Slate-colored GrosbeakSaltator grossusDC,PRUC

 * Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through September 2014 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
** Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.

OTHER LOCALES

PRESENCE CODES

//Boreal Visitor
\\Austral Visitor
||Transient
##Non-breeding Dispersal
<>Erratic/Irregular
()Breeding Season Only
{}Casual/Vagrant
[]Accidental

OCCURRENCE CODES

AAbundant/Very Common
CCommon
FCFairly/Locally Common
UCUncommon/Scarce
RRare/Very Scarce
VRVery Rare
XAccidental/Vagrant
?Uncertain

LOCATION CODES

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