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Altitude (m):800-950
# Species:347
# Excl Vagrants:347
# Endemics:6
# Near Endemics:7
Habitat: Subtropical forest, orchid gardens, feeders, savanna, dry forest

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

1Gray TinamouTinamus tao
2Great TinamouTinamus major
3Cinereous TinamouCrypturellus cinereus
4Little TinamouCrypturellus soui
5Tataupa TinamouCrypturellus tataupa

 
Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows: Cracidae

6Speckled ChachalacaOrtalis guttata
7Spix's GuanPenelope jacquacu
8Wattled GuanAburria aburri

 
New World Quail: Odontophoridae

9Marbled Wood-QuailOdontophorus gujanensis
10Rufous-breasted Wood-QuailOdontophorus speciosus

 
Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

11Scaled PigeonPatagioenas speciosa
12Band-tailed PigeonPatagioenas fasciata
13Plumbeous PigeonPatagioenas plumbea
14Ruddy Ground DoveColumbina talpacoti
15Blue Ground DoveClaravis pretiosa
16Ruddy Quail-DoveGeotrygon montana
17White-tipped DoveLeptotila verreauxi
18Gray-fronted DoveLeptotila rufaxilla

 
Cuckoos: Cuculidae

19Smooth-billed AniCrotophaga ani
20Squirrel CuckooPiaya cayana
21/Yellow-billed Cuckoo/Coccyzus americanus

 
Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

22Blackish NightjarNyctipolus nigrescens
23Common PauraqueNyctidromus albicollis
24\Little Nightjar\Setopagis parvula
25Spot-tailed NightjarHydropsalis maculicaudus
26\Scissor-tailed Nightjar\Hydropsalis torquata
27Ocellated PoorwillNyctiphrynus ocellatus
28Rufous NightjarAntrostomus rufus

 
Potoos: Nyctibiidae

29Common PotooNyctibius griseus
30Rufous PotooNyctibius bracteatus

 
Swifts: Apodidae

31Chestnut-collared SwiftStreptoprocne rutila
32White-collared SwiftStreptoprocne zonaris
33Lesser Swallow-tailed SwiftPanyptila cayennensis
34Fork-tailed Palm-SwiftTachornis squamata

 
Hummingbirds: Trochilidae

35White-necked JacobinFlorisuga mellivora
36Buff-tailed SicklebillEutoxeres condamini
37Rufous-breasted HermitGlaucis hirsutus
38Green HermitPhaethornis guy
39Long-tailed HermitPhaethornis superciliosus
40Great-billed HermitPhaethornis malaris
41Black-throated HermitPhaethornis atrimentalis
42Reddish HermitPhaethornis ruber
43Blue-fronted LancebillDoryfera johannae
44Brown VioletearColibri delphinae
45Sparkling VioletearColibri coruscans
46Black-eared FairyHeliothryx auritus
47Wire-crested ThorntailDiscosura popelairii
48Rufous-crested CoquetteLophornis delattrei
49Butterfly CoquetteLophornis verreauxii
50Long-billed StarthroatHeliomaster longirostris
51Amethyst WoodstarCalliphlox amethystina
52White-bellied WoodstarChaetocercus mulsant
53Little WoodstarChaetocercus bombus
54Blue-tailed EmeraldChlorostilbon mellisugus
55Violet-headed HummingbirdKlais guimeti
56Gray-breasted SabrewingCampylopterus largipennis
57Fork-tailed WoodnymphThalurania furcata
58Many-spotted HummingbirdTaphrospilus hypostictus
59Golden-tailed SapphireChrysuronia oenone
60Sapphire-spangled EmeraldChionomesa lactea
61White-chinned SapphireChlorestes cyanus

 
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

62Russet-crowned CrakeAnurolimnas viridis

 
Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

63Rufescent Tiger-HeronTigrisoma lineatum
64Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis
65Striated HeronButorides striata

 
New World Vultures: Cathartidae

66Black VultureCoragyps atratus
67Turkey VultureCathartes aura

 
Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

68Gray-headed KiteLeptodon cayanensis
69Swallow-tailed KiteElanoides forficatus
70Double-toothed KiteHarpagus bidentatus
71Plumbeous KiteIctinia plumbea
72Roadside HawkRupornis magnirostris
73White HawkPseudastur albicollis
74/Broad-winged Hawk/Buteo platypterus
75Short-tailed HawkButeo brachyurus

 
Owls: Strigidae

76White-throated Screech-OwlMegascops albogularis
77Tropical Screech-OwlMegascops choliba
78Rufescent Screech-OwlMegascops ingens
79Band-bellied OwlPulsatrix melanota
80Ferruginous Pygmy-OwlGlaucidium brasilianum
81Black-banded OwlCiccaba huhula

 
Trogons: Trogonidae

82Crested QuetzalPharomachrus antisianus
83Green-backed TrogonTrogon viridis
84Guianan TrogonTrogon violaceus
85Blue-crowned TrogonTrogon curucui
86Collared TrogonTrogon collaris
87Masked TrogonTrogon personatus

 
Motmots: Momotidae

88Rufous MotmotBaryphthengus martii
89Broad-billed MotmotElectron platyrhynchum

 
Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

90Green KingfisherChloroceryle americana

 
Puffbirds: Bucconidae

91Western Striolated-PuffbirdNystalus obamai
92Lanceolated MonkletMicromonacha lanceolata
93Rufous-capped NunletNonnula ruficapilla
94White-fronted NunbirdMonasa morphoeus
95Swallow-winged PuffbirdChelidoptera tenebrosa

 
Jacamars: Galbulidae

96Yellow-billed JacamarGalbula albirostris
97Bluish-fronted JacamarGalbula cyanescens
98Great JacamarJacamerops aureus

 
New World Barbets: Capitonidae

99Gilded BarbetCapito auratus
100Versicolored BarbetEubucco versicolor

 
Toucans: Ramphastidae

101Chestnut-tipped ToucanetAulacorhynchus derbianus
102Lettered AracariPteroglossus inscriptus
103Chestnut-eared AracariPteroglossus castanotis
104Ivory-billed AracariPteroglossus azara
105Golden-collared ToucanetSelenidera reinwardtii
106Channel-billed ToucanRamphastos vitellinus

 
Woodpeckers: Picidae

107Lafresnaye's PiculetPicumnus lafresnayi
108Speckle-chested PiculetPicumnus steindachneri
109Yellow-tufted WoodpeckerMelanerpes cruentatus
110Smoky-brown WoodpeckerDryobates fumigatus
111Little WoodpeckerDryobates passerinus
112Red-stained WoodpeckerDryobates affinis
113Red-necked WoodpeckerCampephilus rubricollis
114Lineated WoodpeckerDryocopus lineatus
115White-throated WoodpeckerPiculus leucolaemus
116Golden-green WoodpeckerPiculus chrysochloros
117Golden-olive WoodpeckerColaptes rubiginosus
118Spot-breasted WoodpeckerColaptes punctigula

 
Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

119Black CaracaraDaptrius ater
120Orange-breasted FalconFalco deiroleucus

 
Parrots: Psittacidae

121Spot-winged ParrotletTouit stictopterus
122Cobalt-winged ParakeetBrotogeris cyanoptera
123Blue-headed ParrotPionus menstruus
124Scaly-naped ParrotAmazona mercenarius
125Riparian ParrotletForpus crassirostris
126White-eyed ParakeetPsittacara leucophthalmus

 
Typical Antbirds: Thamnophilidae

127Fasciated AntshrikeCymbilaimus lineatus
128Great AntshrikeTaraba major
129Barred AntshrikeThamnophilus doliatus
130Lined AntshrikeThamnophilus tenuepunctatus
131Plain-winged AntshrikeThamnophilus schistaceus
132Plain AntvireoDysithamnus mentalis
133Foothill StipplethroatEpinecrophylla spodionota
134Ornate StipplethroatEpinecrophylla ornata
135Stripe-chested AntwrenMyrmotherula longicauda
136White-flanked AntwrenMyrmotherula axillaris
137Ash-throated AntwrenHerpsilochmus parkeri
138Yellow-breasted AntwrenHerpsilochmus axillaris
139Rusty-backed AntwrenFormicivora rufa
140Peruvian Warbling-AntbirdHypocnemis peruviana
141Gray AntbirdCercomacra cinerascens
142Blackish AntbirdCercomacroides nigrescens
143White-browed AntbirdMyrmoborus leucophrys
144Spot-winged AntbirdMyrmelastes leucostigma
145Zimmer's AntbirdSciaphylax castanea
146White-plumed AntbirdPithys albifrons
147Hairy-crested AntbirdRhegmatorhina melanosticta
148Spot-backed AntbirdHylophylax naevius
149Scale-backed AntbirdWillisornis poecilinotus

 
Antpittas: Grallariidae

150Scaled AntpittaGrallaria guatimalensis

 
Tapaculos: Rhinocryptidae

151White-crowned TapaculoScytalopus atratus

 
Antthrushes: Formicariidae

152Black-faced AntthrushFormicarius analis
153Rufous-breasted AntthrushFormicarius rufipectus
154Short-tailed AntthrushChamaeza campanisona

 
Ovenbirds and Woodcreepers: Furnariidae

155South American LeaftosserSclerurus Sclerurus
156Gray-throated LeaftosserSclerurus albigularis
157Olivaceous WoodcreeperSittasomus griseicapillus
158Plain-brown WoodcreeperDendrocincla fuliginosa
159Wedge-billed WoodcreeperGlyphorynchus spirurus
160Cinnamon-throated WoodcreeperDendrexetastes rufigula
161Ocellated WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus ocellatus
162Elegant WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus elegans
163Red-billed ScythebillCampylorhamphus trochilirostris
164Montane WoodcreeperLepidocolaptes lacrymiger
165Inambari WoodcreeperLepidocolaptes fatimalimae
166Plain XenopsXenops minutus
167Streaked XenopsXenops rutilans
168Pale-legged HorneroFurnarius leucopus
169Dusky-cheeked Foliage-gleanerAnabazenops dorsalis
170Rufous-rumped Foliage-gleanerPhilydor erythrocercum
171Buff-throated Foliage-gleanerAutomolus ochrolaemus
172Spotted BarbtailPremnoplex brunnescens
173Rufous-fronted ThornbirdPhacellodomus rufifrons
174Ash-browed SpinetailCranioleuca curtata
175Dark-breasted SpinetailSynallaxis albigularis
176Cinereous-breasted SpinetailSynallaxis hypospodia
177Chestnut-throated SpinetailSynallaxis cherriei
178Dusky SpinetailSynallaxis moesta

 
Manakins: Pipridae

179Green ManakinCryptopipo holochlora
180Blue-rumped ManakinLepidothrix isidorei
181Painted ManakinMachaeropterus eckelberryi
182Striolated ManakinMachaeropterus striolatus
183Fiery-capped ManakinMachaeropterus pyrocephalus
184White-crowned ManakinPseudopipra pipra
185Golden-headed ManakinCeratopipra erythrocephala

 
Cotingas: Cotingidae

186Scarlet-breasted FruiteaterPipreola frontalis
187Fiery-throated FruiteaterPipreola chlorolepidota
188Scaled FruiteaterAmpelioides tschudii
189Andean Cock-of-the-rockRupicola peruvianus
190Gray-tailed PihaSnowornis subalaris
191Olivaceous PihaSnowornis cryptolophus

 
Tityras and Allies: Tityridae

192Brown-winged SchiffornisSchiffornis turdina
193Shrike-like CotingaLaniisoma elegans
194Green-backed BecardPachyramphus viridis
195Chestnut-crowned BecardPachyramphus castaneus
196White-winged BecardPachyramphus polychopterus
197Black-and-white BecardPachyramphus albogriseus

 
Sharpbill: Oxyruncidae

198Tawny-breasted FlycatcherMyiobius villosus

 
Tyrant Flycatchers: Tyrannidae

199Wing-barred PipritesPiprites chloris
200White-throated SpadebillPlatyrinchus mystaceus
201Streak-necked FlycatcherMionectes striaticollis
202Olive-striped FlycatcherMionectes olivaceus
203Ochre-bellied FlycatcherMionectes oleagineus
204Slaty-capped FlycatcherLeptopogon superciliaris
205Marble-faced Bristle-TyrantPhylloscartes ophthalmicus
206Ecuadorian TyrannuletPhylloscartes gualaquizae
207White-bellied Pygmy-TyrantMyiornis albiventris
208Short-tailed Pygmy-TyrantMyiornis ecaudatus
209Scale-crested Pygmy-TyrantLophotriccus pileatus
210White-eyed Tody-TyrantHemitriccus zosterops
211Stripe-necked Tody-TyrantHemitriccus striaticollis
212Pearly-vented Tody-TyrantHemitriccus margaritaceiventer
213Buff-throated Tody-TyrantHemitriccus rufigularis
214Black-and-white Tody-Tyrant
(Black-and-white Tody-Flycatcher)
Poecilotriccus capitalis
215Rusty-fronted Tody-FlycatcherPoecilotriccus latirostris
216Common Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum cinereum
217Yellow-browed Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum chrysocrotaphum
218Olivaceous FlatbillRhynchocyclus olivaceus
219Yellow-margined FlycatcherTolmomyias assimilis
220Yellow-breasted FlycatcherTolmomyias flaviventris
221White-lored TyrannuletOrnithion inerme
222Mouse-colored TyrannuletPhaeomyias murina
223Yellow-crowned TyrannuletTyrannulus elatus
224Forest ElaeniaMyiopagis gaimardii
225Yellow-bellied ElaeniaElaenia flavogaster
226\Small-billed Elaenia\Elaenia parvirostris
227Lesser ElaeniaElaenia chiriquensis
228Sooty-headed TyrannuletPhyllomyias griseiceps
229Red-billed TyrannuletZimmerius cinereicapilla
230Mishana TyrannuletZimmerius villarejoi
231Peruvian TyrannuletZimmerius viridiflavus
232Roraiman FlycatcherMyiophobus roraimae
233Olive-chested FlycatcherMyiophobus cryptoxanthus
234Euler's FlycatcherLathrotriccus euleri
235/Olive-sided Flycatcher/Contopus cooperi
236/Western Wood-Pewee/Contopus sordidulus
237/Alder Flycatcher/Empidonax alnorum
238Rufous-tailed TyrantKnipolegus poecilurus
239Little Ground-TyrantSyrtidicola fluviatilis
240Long-tailed TyrantColonia colonus
241Grayish MournerRhytipterna simplex
242Great KiskadeePitangus sulphuratus
243Boat-billed FlycatcherMegarynchus pitangua
244Social FlycatcherMyiozetetes similis
245Gray-capped FlycatcherMyiozetetes granadensis
246Lemon-browed FlycatcherConopias cinchoneti
247Golden-crowned FlycatcherMyiodynastes chrysocephalus
248Piratic FlycatcherLegatus leucophaius
249\Crowned Slaty Flycatcher\Empidonomus aurantioatrocristatus
250Tropical KingbirdTyrannus melancholicus

 
Vireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis: Vireonidae

251Lemon-chested GreenletHylophilus thoracicus
252Olivaceous GreenletHylophilus olivaceus
253Slaty-capped Shrike-VireoVireolanius leucotis
254Tawny-crowned GreenletTunchironis ochraceiceps
255Chivi VireoVireo chiri

 
Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

256Inca JayCyanocorax yncas

 
Swallows: Hirundinidae

257Blue-and-white SwallowPygochelidon cyanoleuca
258Southern Rough-winged SwallowStelgidopteryx ruficollis
259Gray-breasted MartinProgne chalybea

 
Wrens: Troglodytidae

260Scaly-breasted WrenMicrocerculus marginatus
261Gray-mantled WrenOdontorchilus branickii
262House WrenTroglodytes aedon
263Thrush-like WrenCampylorhynchus turdinus
264Coraya WrenPheugopedius coraya
265Gray-breasted Wood-WrenHenicorhina leucophrys

 
Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

266/Swainson's Thrush/Catharus ustulatus
267White-necked ThrushTurdus albicollis
268Varzea ThrushTurdus sanchezorum
269Black-billed ThrushTurdus ignobilis

 
Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

270Golden-rumped EuphoniaChlorophonia cyanocephala
271Blue-naped ChlorophoniaChlorophonia cyanea
272Purple-throated EuphoniaEuphonia chlorotica
273White-lored Euphonia
(Golden-bellied Euphonia)
Euphonia chrysopasta
274White-vented EuphoniaEuphonia minuta
275Thick-billed EuphoniaEuphonia laniirostris
276Orange-bellied EuphoniaEuphonia xanthogaster
277Bronze-green EuphoniaEuphonia mesochrysa
278Rufous-bellied EuphoniaEuphonia rufiventris

 
New World Sparrows: Passerellidae

279Yellow-throated ChlorospingusChlorospingus flavigularis
280Yellow-browed SparrowAmmodramus aurifrons
281Orange-billed SparrowArremon aurantiirostris
282Chestnut-capped BrushfinchArremon brunneinucha
283Rufous-collared SparrowZonotrichia capensis

 
Troupials and Allies: Icteridae

284Russet-backed OropendolaPsarocolius angustifrons
285Crested OropendolaPsarocolius decumanus
286Solitary Cacique
(Solitary Black Cacique)
Cacicus solitarius
287Yellow-rumped CaciqueCacicus cela
288Red-rumped CaciqueCacicus haemorrhous
289Orange-backed TroupialIcterus croconotus
290Giant CowbirdMolothrus oryzivorus

 
New World Warblers: Parulidae

291/American Redstart/Setophaga ruticilla
292/Cerulean Warbler/Setophaga cerulea
293Tropical ParulaSetophaga pitiayumi
294/Blackburnian Warbler/Setophaga fusca
295/Blackpoll Warbler/Setophaga striata
296Three-striped WarblerBasileuterus tristriatus
297Buff-rumped WarblerMyiothlypis fulvicauda
298Russet-crowned WarblerMyiothlypis coronata
299/Canada Warbler/Cardellina canadensis
300Slate-throated RedstartMyioborus miniatus

 
Cardinals and Allies: Cardinalidae

301Highland Hepatic Tanager**Piranga lutea
302/Summer Tanager/Piranga rubra
303/Scarlet Tanager/Piranga olivacea
304White-winged TanagerPiranga leucoptera
305Red-crowned Ant-TanagerHabia rubica

 
Tanagers and Allies: Thraupidae

306Black-faced TanagerSchistochlamys melanopis
307Magpie TanagerCissopis leverianus
308Black-goggled TanagerTrichothraupis melanops
309Yellow-crested TanagerLoriotus rufiventer
310White-lined TanagerTachyphonus rufus
311Red-shouldered TanagerTachyphonus phoenicius
312Fulvous Shrike-TanagerLanio fulvus
313Huallaga Tanager
(Black-bellied Tanager)
Ramphocelus melanogaster
314Blue-winged Mountain TanagerAnisognathus somptuosus
315Orange-eared TanagerChlorochrysa calliparaea
316Blue-gray TanagerThraupis episcopus
317Palm TanagerThraupis palmarum
318Yellow-bellied TanagerIxothraupis xanthogastra
319Spotted TanagerIxothraupis punctata
320Golden-naped TanagerChalcothraupis ruficervix
321Burnished-buff TanagerStilpnia cayana
322Masked TanagerStilpnia nigrocincta
323Blue-necked TanagerStilpnia cyanicollis
324Turquoise TanagerTangara mexicana
325Paradise TanagerTangara chilensis
326Bay-headed TanagerTangara gyrola
327Golden-eared TanagerTangara chrysotis
328Green-and-gold TanagerTangara schrankii
329Golden TanagerTangara arthus
330Swallow TanagerTersina viridis
331Black-faced DacnisDacnis lineata
332Blue DacnisDacnis cayana
333Purple HoneycreeperCyanerpes caeruleus
334Green HoneycreeperChlorophanes spiza
335Golden-collared HoneycreeperIridophanes pulcherrimus
336Guira TanagerHemithraupis guira
337Yellow-backed TanagerHemithraupis flavicollis
338Wedge-tailed Grass-FinchEmberizoides herbicola
339Blue-black GrassquitVolatinia jacarina
340Chestnut-throated SeedeaterSporophila telasco
341Chestnut-bellied SeedeaterSporophila castaneiventris
342Chestnut-bellied Seed-FinchSporophila angolensis
343Black-and-white SeedeaterSporophila luctuosa
344BananaquitCoereba flaveola
345Buff-throated SaltatorSaltator maximus
346Blue-gray SaltatorSaltator coerulescens
347Slate-colored GrosbeakSaltator grossus

 * Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through 2021 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

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