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COSTA RICA BIRDING TRIP REPORT

2006 Costa Rica Highlights Birding Tour

TRIP REPORT
COSTA RICA

Start:04/07/2006
End:04/16/2006
Duration:10 days
#Species:361
#Endemics:43
#Heard Only:13

Bird Checklist

List of bird species seen or heard during the tour. The table indicates 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.* See sidebar for meaning of location codes and symbols associated with common names.
h = heard only; g = seen by guide only

color codes

 
Tinamous: Tinamidae

1Great TinamouTinamus majorCA,LCh,LS
2Little TinamouCrypturellus souiLSh

 
Ducks: Anatidae

3Black-bellied Whistling-DuckDendrocygna autumnalisCA,HSV,NC,SV
4Muscovy DuckCairina moschataCA,LS
5/Blue-winged Teal/Spatula discorsVS

 
Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows: Cracidae

6Gray-headed ChachalacaOrtalis cinereicepsLC,LS
7Crested GuanPenelope purpurascensLS
8Black GuanChamaepetes unicolorSG

 
New World Quail: Odontophoridae

9Spotted Wood-QuailOdontophorus guttatusSG

 
Grebes: Podicipedidae

10Least GrebeTachybaptus dominicusVS

 
Frigatebirds: Fregatidae

11Magnificent FrigatebirdFregata magnificensCA

 
Cormorants and Shags: Phalacrocoracidae

12Neotropic CormorantPhalacrocorax brasilianusCA,VS

 
Anhingas: Anhingidae

13AnhingaAnhinga anhingaCA

 
Pelicans: Pelecanidae

14Brown PelicanPelecanus occidentalisCA

 
Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

15Pinnated BitternBotaurus pinnatusHSV
16Fasciated Tiger-HeronTigrisoma fasciatumLS
17Bare-throated Tiger-HeronTigrisoma mexicanumCA
18/Great Blue Heron/Ardea herodiasCA,HSV,SV
19Great EgretArdea albaCA,HSV,LS,NC
SV
20Snowy EgretEgretta thulaCA,NC
21/Little Blue Heron/Egretta caeruleaCA,SV
22/Tricolored Heron/Egretta tricolorNC
23Cattle EgretBubulcus ibisCA,HSV,LC,LS
NC,SV,VS
24Striated HeronButorides striataCA,HSV,NC,SV
25Agami HeronAgamia agamiLS
26Yellow-crowned Night-HeronNyctanassa violaceaCA
27Boat-billed HeronCochlearius cochleariusCA

 
Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

28White IbisEudocimus albusCA
29Green IbisMesembrinibis cayennensisHSV,LS,SV
30Roseate SpoonbillPlatalea ajajaCA

 
New World Vultures: Cathartidae

31Turkey VultureCathartes auraBC,CA,HSV,LC
LS,NC,SG,SV
TH,VS

 
Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

32White-tailed KiteElanus leucurusHSV
33Swallow-tailed KiteElanoides forficatusHSV,LC,LS,SG
SV,VS
34Double-toothed KiteHarpagus bidentatusLC
35Common Black HawkButeogallus anthracinusCA
36White HawkPseudastur albicollisSV
37Semiplumbeous HawkLeucopternis semiplumbeusLS
38Gray-lined HawkButeo nitidusCA,LS
39Short-tailed HawkButeo brachyurusCA
40Zone-tailed HawkButeo albonotatusCA
41Red-tailed HawkButeo jamaicensisSG,TH

 
Kagu: Rhynochetidae

42Black VultureCoragyps atratusBC,CA,HSV,LC
LS,NC,SG,SV
TH,VS
43King VultureSarcoramphus papaCA

 
Sunbittern: Eurypygidae

44SunbitternEurypyga heliasSV

 
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

45White-throated CrakeLaterallus albigularisHSVh
46Gray-cowled Wood-RailAramides cajaneusCA,LC
47Purple GallinulePorphyrio martinicaCA,HSV,SV

 
Stilts and Avocets: Recurvirostridae

48Black-necked StiltHimantopus mexicanusCA

 
Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

49/Black-bellied Plover/Pluvialis squatarolaCA

 
Jacanas: Jacanidae

50Northern JacanaJacana spinosaCA,HSV,NC,SV

 
Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

51WhimbrelNumenius phaeopusCA
52/Ruddy Turnstone/Arenaria interpresCA
53/Sanderling/Calidris albaCA
54/Least Sandpiper/Calidris minutillaHSV
55Spotted SandpiperActitis maculariusCA,NC,SV
56/Solitary Sandpiper/Tringa solitariaHSV
57WilletTringa semipalmataCA

 
Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

58Rock PigeonColumba liviaHSV,LC,LS,NC
SV,TH,VS
59Pale-vented PigeonPatagioenas cayennensisCA,HSV
60Scaled PigeonPatagioenas speciosaLS,TH
61Red-billed PigeonPatagioenas flavirostrisHSV,SV,VS
62Band-tailed PigeonPatagioenas fasciataSG,TH
63Ruddy PigeonPatagioenas subvinaceaLS,SGh
64Short-billed PigeonPatagioenas nigrirostrisBC,CA,LS
65Inca DoveColumbina incaCA,NC
66Ruddy Ground-DoveColumbina talpacotiCA,LS,SV,VS
67Blue Ground-DoveClaravis pretiosaLC,LS
68Ruddy Quail-DoveGeotrygon montanaCA
69White-tipped DoveLeptotila verreauxiCA,LS,VS
70Buff-fronted Quail-DoveZentrygon costaricensisVS
71White-winged DoveZenaida asiaticaCA,VS

 
Cuckoos: Cuculidae

72Smooth-billed AniCrotophaga aniNC
73Groove-billed AniCrotophaga sulcirostrisCA,HSV,VS
74\Striped Cuckoo\Tapera naeviaCA,NCh
75Squirrel CuckooPiaya cayanaCA,SV

 
Owls: Strigidae

76[Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl]Glaucidium brasilianumCAh
77Black-and-white OwlCiccaba nigrolineataNC

 
Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

78Common PauraqueNyctidromus albicollisCA
79Dusky NightjarAntrostomus saturatusSGh,THh

 
Swifts: Apodidae

80Black SwiftCypseloides nigerHSV,SV
81White-collared SwiftStreptoprocne zonarisHSV,SV,VS
82|Chimney Swift|Chaetura pelagicaSV

 
Hummingbirds: Trochilidae

83White-necked JacobinFlorisuga mellivoraBC,CA,LC
84Bronzy HermitGlaucis aeneusCA
85Green HermitPhaethornis guyVS
86Long-billed HermitPhaethornis longirostrisBC,CA,TH
87Little Hermit
(Stripe-throated Hermit)
Phaethornis striigularisCA,LS
88Brown VioletearColibri delphinaeVS
89Lesser VioletearColibri cyanotusSG,TH,VS
90Purple-crowned FairyHeliothryx barrotiTH
91Green-breasted MangoAnthracothorax prevostiiHSV
92Green ThorntailDiscosura conversiiBC,VS
93Black-crested CoquetteLophornis helenaeBC
94Green-crowned BrilliantHeliodoxa jaculaTH,VS
95Magnificent HummingbirdEugenes fulgensSG,TH
96Fiery-throated HummingbirdPanterpe insignisTH
97White-bellied Mountain-gemLampornis hemileucusVS
98White-throated Mountain-gemLampornis castaneoventrisSG
99Volcano HummingbirdSelasphorus flammulaSG,TH
100Scintillant HummingbirdSelasphorus scintillaSG,TH
101Violet-headed HummingbirdKlais guimetiBC
102Scaly-breasted HummingbirdPhaeochroa cuvieriiCA,LS
103Violet SabrewingCampylopterus hemileucurusTH,VS
104Bronze-tailed PlumeleteerChalybura urochrysiaLS
105Crowned WoodnymphThalurania fannyiBC,CA,SV
106White-tailed EmeraldElvira chionuraTH
107Coppery-headed EmeraldElvira cupreicepsVS
108SnowcapMicrochera albocoronataBC
109Blue-chested HummingbirdAmazilia amabilisBC
110Charming HummingbirdAmazilia decoraLC
111Steely-vented HummingbirdAmazilia saucerotteiCA
112Rufous-tailed HummingbirdAmazilia tzacatlBC,CA,LC,LS
NC,SV,TH,VS
113Blue-throated GoldentailHylocharis eliciaeBC

 
Trogons: Trogonidae

114Resplendent QuetzalPharomachrus mocinnoSG
115Lattice-tailed TrogonTrogon clathratusBC
116Slaty-tailed TrogonTrogon massenaCA,LC,LS,NCh
117Black-headed TrogonTrogon melanocephalusCA
118Baird's TrogonTrogon bairdiiCAh
119Gartered TrogonTrogon caligatusCA,LS,SV
120Black-throated TrogonTrogon rufusCA

 
Motmots: Momotidae

121Lesson's MotmotMomotus lessoniiLC,NC,TH
122Rufous MotmotBaryphthengus martiiLS
123Broad-billed MotmotElectron platyrhynchumLSh
124Turquoise-browed MotmotEumomota superciliosaCA,NC

 
Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

125Ringed KingfisherMegaceryle torquataCA,HSV,SV
126Amazon KingfisherChloroceryle amazonaSV
127Green KingfisherChloroceryle americanaCA,HSV,SV

 
Puffbirds: Bucconidae

128Pied PuffbirdNotharchus tectusLS
129White-whiskered PuffbirdMalacoptila panamensisCA

 
Jacamars: Galbulidae

130Rufous-tailed JacamarGalbula ruficaudaCA,LS

 
Toucans: Ramphastidae

131Collared AracariPteroglossus torquatusBC,HSV,LS
132Fiery-billed AracariPteroglossus frantziiCA,LC
133Keel-billed ToucanRamphastos sulfuratusBC,HSV

 
Woodpeckers: Picidae

134Acorn WoodpeckerMelanerpes formicivorusSG,TH
135Black-cheeked WoodpeckerMelanerpes pucheraniBC,HSV,LS,SV
136Red-crowned WoodpeckerMelanerpes rubricapillusCA,LC
137Hoffmann's WoodpeckerMelanerpes hoffmanniiCA,LC,VS
138Smoky-brown WoodpeckerPicoides fumigatusLS
139Hairy WoodpeckerPicoides villosusSG
140Chestnut-colored WoodpeckerCeleus castaneusLS
141Lineated WoodpeckerDryocopus lineatusCA,LC,LS
142Pale-billed WoodpeckerCampephilus guatemalensisCA,LS

 
Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

143Collared Forest-FalconMicrastur semitorquatusBC,CAh
144Crested CaracaraCaracara cheriwayCA,NC
145Laughing FalconHerpetotheres cachinnansBC

 
Parrots: Psittacidae

146Orange-chinned ParakeetBrotogeris jugularisCA,LC,LSh,SV
147Brown-hooded ParrotPyrilia haematotisSV
148White-crowned ParrotPionus senilisCA,LC,LS,SV
TH
149Red-lored ParrotAmazona autumnalisCA,LS,SV
150Yellow-naped ParrotAmazona auropalliataCA
151White-fronted ParrotAmazona albifronsCA
152Mealy ParrotAmazona farinosaCA,HSV,LS,SV
153Sulphur-winged ParakeetPyrrhura hoffmanniSG,TH
154Olive-throated ParakeetEupsittula nanaHSV,SV
155Great Green MacawAra ambiguusSV
156Scarlet MacawAra macaoCA,NC

 
Typical Antbirds: Thamnophilidae

157Fasciated AntshrikeCymbilaimus lineatusLS
158Great AntshrikeTaraba majorNC,SV,VS
159Barred AntshrikeThamnophilus doliatusCA,LS
160Black-hooded AntshrikeThamnophilus bridgesiCA
161Plain AntvireoDysithamnus mentalisBC,CA
162Dot-winged AntwrenMicrorhopias quixensisCA
163Dusky AntbirdCercomacroides tyranninaBCh,CA
164Chestnut-backed AntbirdPoliocrania exsulBC,CA,SV
165Dull-mantled AntbirdSipia laemostictaBC
166Bicolored AntbirdGymnopithys bicolorBC
167Ocellated AntbirdPhaenostictus mcleannaniBCh

 
Antpittas: Grallariidae

168Streak-chested AntpittaHylopezus perspicillatusCA

 
Antthrushes: Formicariidae

169Black-faced AntthrushFormicarius analisCA,LC

 
Ovenbirds and Woodcreepers: Furnariidae

170Plain-brown WoodcreeperDendrocincla fuliginosaBC
171Wedge-billed WoodcreeperGlyphorynchus spirurusCA,LS
172Northern Barred-WoodcreeperDendrocolaptes sanctithomaeBC,CA,LS,SV
173Cocoa WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus susurransCA,LSh
174Spotted WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus erythropygiusSG
175Streak-headed WoodcreeperLepidocolaptes souleyetiiCA,HSV,LC,LS
SV
176Spot-crowned WoodcreeperLepidocolaptes affinisSG
177Plain XenopsXenops minutusCA
178Buff-throated Foliage-gleanerAutomolus ochrolaemusBC
179Ruddy TreerunnerMargarornis rubiginosusHSV,SG

 
Tyrant Flycatchers: Tyrannidae

180Yellow-bellied ElaeniaElaenia flavogasterHSV,LS
181Mountain ElaeniaElaenia frantziiSG,TH
182Torrent TyrannuletSerpophaga cinereaSG,VS
183Ochre-bellied FlycatcherMionectes oleagineusLS
184Paltry TyrannuletZimmerius vilissimusLC,LS,SG
185Scale-crested Pygmy-TyrantLophotriccus pileatusVS
186Northern BentbillOncostoma cinereigulareCA
187Common Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum cinereumCA,HSV,LC,LS
188Black-headed Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum nigricepsSV
189Yellow-olive FlycatcherTolmomyias sulphurescensCA,LS
190Golden-crowned SpadebillPlatyrinchus coronatusCA
191Pacific Royal-Flycatcher**Onychorhynchus occidentalisCA
192Ruddy-tailed FlycatcherTerenotriccus erythrurusCA
193Tufted FlycatcherMitrephanes phaeocercusSG
194|Olive-sided Flycatcher|Contopus cooperiCA,SG
195Dark PeweeContopus lugubrisSG
196|Eastern Wood-Pewee|Contopus virensCA
197/Yellow-bellied Flycatcher/Empidonax flaviventrisCA
198|Least Flycatcher|Empidonax minimusCA
199Yellowish FlycatcherEmpidonax flavescensSG
200Black-capped FlycatcherEmpidonax atricepsSG
201Black PhoebeSayornis nigricansSG,VS
202Long-tailed TyrantColonia colonusLC
203Bright-rumped AttilaAttila spadiceusBCh,CA,LS,SVh
204Dusky-capped FlycatcherMyiarchus tuberculiferCA,LS
205/Great Crested Flycatcher/Myiarchus crinitusCA
206Great KiskadeePitangus sulphuratusCA,HSV,LS,SV
VS
207Boat-billed FlycatcherMegarynchus pitanguaLC,LS,NC,SG
208Social FlycatcherMyiozetetes similisBC,CA,HSV,LC
LS,SG,VS
209Gray-capped FlycatcherMyiozetetes granadensisBC,CA,LC,LS
VS
210White-ringed FlycatcherConopias albovittatusLS
211Golden-bellied FlycatcherMyiodynastes hemichrysusTH
212Streaked FlycatcherMyiodynastes maculatusCA,LC
213Sulphur-bellied FlycatcherMyiodynastes luteiventrisLC
214(Piratic Flycatcher)Legatus leucophaiusCA,LS,NCh
215Tropical KingbirdTyrannus melancholicusBC,HSV,LC,SG
TH

 
Cotingas: Cotingidae

216<Turquoise Cotinga>Cotinga ridgwayiLC
217Rufous PihaLipaugus unirufusCA,LS,SGh
218Three-wattled BellbirdProcnias tricarunculatusCAh

 
Manakins: Pipridae

219Long-tailed ManakinChiroxiphia linearisCA
220Blue-crowned ManakinLepidothrix coronataLC
221White-collared ManakinManacus candeiLS,SV
222Orange-collared ManakinManacus aurantiacusCA
223Red-capped ManakinCeratopipra mentalisCA,LC

 
Tityras and Allies: Tityridae

224Masked TityraTityra semifasciataCA,LC,LS,VS
225Cinnamon BecardPachyramphus cinnamomeusCA,LS
226White-winged BecardPachyramphus polychopterusCA
227Rose-throated BecardPachyramphus aglaiaeCA

 
Vireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis: Vireonidae

228Rufous-browed PeppershrikeCyclarhis gujanensisCAh,SGh
229Lesser GreenletPachysilvia decurtataBCh,CA,LS,VS
230Yellow-winged VireoVireo carmioliSG
231|Warbling Vireo|Vireo gilvusSG
232Brown-capped VireoVireo leucophrysSG
233|Red-eyed Vireo|Vireo olivaceusCA,LS,VS

 
Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

234Brown JayPsilorhinus morioCA

 
Swallows: Hirundinidae

235Blue-and-white SwallowPygochelidon cyanoleucaSG,TH,VS
236Northern Rough-winged SwallowStelgidopteryx serripennisSJ
237Southern Rough-winged SwallowStelgidopteryx ruficollisCA,VS
238|Purple Martin|Progne subisCA
239Gray-breasted MartinProgne chalybeaLC
240{Brown-chested Martin}Progne taperaCA
241Mangrove SwallowTachycineta albilineaCA
242/Barn Swallow/Hirundo rusticaBC,CA,HSV,LC
VS

 
Wrens: Troglodytidae

243Nightingale WrenMicrocerculus philomelaBCh
244House WrenTroglodytes aedonBC,CA,LC,TH
245Ochraceous WrenTroglodytes ochraceusSG
246Timberline WrenThryorchilus browniTH
247Band-backed WrenCampylorhynchus zonatusLS,SV
248Rufous-naped WrenCampylorhynchus rufinuchaCA,VS
249Black-bellied WrenPheugopedius fasciatoventrisCA
250Rufous-breasted WrenPheugopedius rutilusCA,TH
251Black-throated WrenPheugopedius atrogularisLSh
252Rufous-and-white WrenThryophilus rufalbusCA
253Cabanis's WrenCantorchilus modestusSVh
254Riverside WrenCantorchilus semibadiusCA,LC
255Bay WrenCantorchilus nigricapillusBCh,VS
256White-breasted Wood-WrenHenicorhina leucostictaBC,CA,LC,LS
VS
257Gray-breasted Wood-WrenHenicorhina leucophrysSG

 
Gnatcatchers: Polioptilidae

258Tawny-faced GnatwrenMicrobates cinereiventrisBC
259Long-billed GnatwrenRamphocaenus melanurusCA,LS
260Tropical GnatcatcherPolioptila plumbeaCA,HSV

 
Dippers: Cinclidae

261American DipperCinclus mexicanusSG

 
Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

262Black-faced SolitaireMyadestes melanopsSG
263Black-billed Nightingale-ThrushCatharus gracilirostrisSG,TH
264Ruddy-capped Nightingale-ThrushCatharus frantziiSG
265Black-headed Nightingale-ThrushCatharus mexicanusBC
266|Swainson's Thrush|Catharus ustulatusSG,SV,TH
267/Wood Thrush/Hylocichla mustelinaSV
268Sooty ThrushTurdus nigrescensSG,TH
269Mountain ThrushTurdus plebejusSG
270Clay-colored ThrushTurdus grayiSG

 
Mockingbirds and Thrashers: Mimidae

271/Gray Catbird/Dumetella carolinensisSG

 
Silky-flycatchers: Ptiliogonatidae

272Long-tailed Silky-flycatcherPtiliogonys caudatusSG

 
New World Warblers: Parulidae

273/Northern Waterthrush/Parkesia noveboracensisCA
274Flame-throated WarblerOreothlypis gutturalisSG
275/Tennessee Warbler/Oreothlypis peregrinaLC,SG,TH
276Gray-crowned YellowthroatGeothlypis poliocephalaLSh
277/Mourning Warbler/Geothlypis philadelphiaLS
278Tropical ParulaSetophaga pitiayumiTH
279/Yellow Warbler/Setophaga petechiaCA,HSV,LC,LS
280/Chestnut-sided Warbler/Setophaga pensylvanicaBC,CA,LC,LS
VS
281/Townsend's Warbler/Setophaga townsendiSG
282/Black-throated Green Warbler/Setophaga virensSG
283Black-cheeked WarblerBasileuterus melanogenysSG
284Buff-rumped WarblerMyiothlypis fulvicaudaBC,CA,SV
285Wilson's WarblerCardellina pusillaSG,TH,VS
286Slate-throated RedstartMyioborus miniatusTH,VS
287Collared RedstartMyioborus torquatusSG

 
Tanagers and Allies: Thraupidae

288Gray-headed TanagerEucometis penicillataBC
289White-shouldered TanagerTachyphonus luctuosusCA
290Tawny-crested TanagerTachyphonus delatriiBC
291White-throated Shrike-TanagerLanio leucothoraxBC
292Crimson-collared TanagerRamphocelus sanguinolentusLS
293Passerini's TanagerRamphocelus passeriniiHSV,LS,SV
294Cherrie's TanagerRamphocelus costaricensisLC,NC,TH
295Blue-gray TanagerThraupis episcopusCA,HSV,LC,LS
SV,VS
296Palm TanagerThraupis palmarumCA,HSV,LC,LS
SV
297Speckled TanagerIxothraupis guttataLC,TH
298Golden-hooded TanagerTangara larvataBC,LC,LS,TH
299Spangle-cheeked TanagerTangara dowiiSG
300Bay-headed TanagerTangara gyrolaVS
301Silver-throated TanagerTangara icterocephalaSG,TH,VS
302Scarlet-thighed DacnisDacnis venustaVS
303Blue DacnisDacnis cayanaCA,VS
304Shining HoneycreeperCyanerpes lucidusLC,LS,VS
305Red-legged HoneycreeperCyanerpes cyaneusCA,LC,LS,TH
VS
306Green HoneycreeperChlorophanes spizaBC,LC,LS,VS
307Black-and-yellow TanagerChrysothlypis chrysomelasBC,VS
308Slaty FlowerpiercerDiglossa plumbeaSG,TH
309Blue-black GrassquitVolatinia jacarinaHSV,LC
310Thick-billed Seed-FinchSporophila funereaCA,LS
311Nicaraguan Seed-FinchSporophila nuttingiHSV
312Variable SeedeaterSporophila corvinaBC,CA,HSV,LC
LS
313BananaquitCoereba flaveolaLS,TH,VS
314Yellow-faced GrassquitTiaris olivaceusLC,SG,TH
315Buff-throated SaltatorSaltator maximusCA,LC,LS,SV
TH
316Black-headed SaltatorSaltator atricepsBC
317Streaked SaltatorSaltator striatipectusLC
318Slate-colored GrosbeakSaltator grossusBC

 
New World Buntings and Sparrows: Passerellidae

319Sooty-capped ChlorospingusChlorospingus pileatusBC,LC,SG,TH
320Common ChlorospingusChlorospingus flavopectusSG,VS
321Black-striped SparrowArremonops conirostrisLS,TH
322Orange-billed SparrowArremon aurantiirostrisCA,LC,LS,SV
323Volcano JuncoJunco vulcaniTH
324Rufous-collared SparrowZonotrichia capensisSG,SJ,TH
325Large-footed FinchPezopetes capitalisTH
326Yellow-thighed FinchPselliophorus tibialisSG,TH
327White-naped BrushfinchAtlapetes albinuchaVS

 
Mitrospingid Tanagers: Mitrospingidae

328Dusky-faced TanagerMitrospingus cassiniiBC

 
Cardinals and Allies: Cardinalidae

329/Summer Tanager/Piranga rubraSG,SV
330|Scarlet Tanager|Piranga olivaceaBC,LC,LS
331Flame-colored TanagerPiranga bidentataSG,TH
332White-winged TanagerPiranga leucopteraSG
333Red-crowned Ant-TanagerHabia rubicaCA
334Red-throated Ant-TanagerHabia fuscicaudaLS,SV
335Carmiol's TanagerChlorothraupis carmioliBC,VS
336Black-faced GrosbeakCaryothraustes poliogasterBC,LS
337Black-thighed GrosbeakPheucticus tibialisSG
338/Rose-breasted Grosbeak/Pheucticus ludovicianusLS
339Blue-black GrosbeakCyanoloxia cyanoidesVS
340Blue GrosbeakPasserina caeruleaLS

 
Troupials and Allies: Icteridae

341Eastern MeadowlarkSturnella magnaHSV
342Yellow-billed CaciqueAmblycercus holosericeusTHh
343Chestnut-headed OropendolaPsarocolius wagleriLS
344Montezuma OropendolaPsarocolius montezumaHSV,LS,SV
345Scarlet-rumped CaciqueCacicus uropygialisBC,LS
346Black-cowled OrioleIcterus prosthemelasLS
347Streak-backed OrioleIcterus pustulatusCA,LS,VS
348/Baltimore Oriole/Icterus galbulaLC,SG,TH
349Red-winged BlackbirdAgelaius phoeniceusCA,HSV,LS,SV
350Bronzed CowbirdMolothrus aeneusLS,SG
351Melodious BlackbirdDives divesCA
352Great-tailed GrackleQuiscalus mexicanusBC,CA,HSV,LC
LS,NC,SJ,SV
VS

 
Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

353Golden-browed ChlorophoniaChlorophonia callophrysSGh
354Yellow-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia luteicapillaCA,HSV
355Yellow-throated EuphoniaEuphonia hirundinaceaCA
356Elegant EuphoniaEuphonia elegantissimaTH
357Olive-backed EuphoniaEuphonia gouldiHSV,LS
358Tawny-capped EuphoniaEuphonia anneaeBC,VS
359<Yellow-bellied Siskin>Spinus xanthogastrusSG

 
Old World Sparrows: Passeridae

360House SparrowPasser domesticusLC

 * 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.

BIRDING LOCALES

PRESENCE CODES

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