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We've seen a cumulative total of over 325 species of birds on the El Triunfo trip including the following.  As usual, some are common, some less common, and some fairly rare.

Thicket Tinamou

King Vulture  

Hook-billed Kite

Double-toothed Kite

Mississippi Kite

White Hawk

Great Black-Hawk

Roadside Hawk

Broad-winged Hawk

Short-tailed Hawk  

Swainson's Hawk

Black Hawk-eagle

Ornate Hawk-eagle

Crested Caracara

Laughing Falcon

Barred Forest-Falcon

Plain Chachalaca

White-bellied Chachalaca

Highland Guan

Horned Guan  

Great Curassow  

Singing Quail

Band-tailed Pigeon

Red-billed Pigeon

White-tipped Dove

White-faced Quail-Dove

Pacific Parakeet

Green Parakeet

Orange-fronted Parakeet 

Orange-chinned Parakeet  

Barred Parakeet

White-fronted Parrot 

Yellow-naped Parrot

Red-lored Parrot

Mealy Parrot

Squirrel Cuckoo

Groove-billed Ani

Striped Cuckoo

Pacific Screech-Owl

Fulvous Owl

Mottled Owl  

Black-and White Owl

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl

Common Pauraque  

Mexican Whip-poor-will

Northern Potoo

Chestnut-collared Swift

White-collared Swift

Rufous Sabrewing

Violet Sabrewing

Green Violet-ear

Emerald-chinned Hummingbird

Black-crested Coquette

Canivet’s Emerald

White-eared Hummingbird

Cinnamon Hummingbird

Azure-crowned Hummingbird

Blue-tailed Hummingbird

Green-throated Mountain-Gem

Magnificent Hummingbird

Plain-capped Starthroat

Long-billed Starthroat

Wine-throated Hummingbird  

Slender Sheartail

Gartered (Violaceous) Trogon

Mountain Trogon

Collared Trogon

Resplendent Quetzal

Ringed Kingfisher

Amazon Kingfisher

Tody Motmot

Blue-throated Motmot

Russet-crowned Motmot

Blue-diademed (Blue-crowned) Motmot

Turquoise-browed Motmot

Northern Emerald Toucanet

Collared Aracari

Acorn Woodpecker

Golden-fronted Woodpecker

Golden-olive Woodpecker

Lineated Woodpecker

Pale-billed Woodpecker

Rufous-breasted Spinetail

Scaly-throated Foliage-gleaner

Ruddy Foliage-gleaner

Tawny-throated Leaftosser

Olivaceous Woodcreeper

Ivory-billed Woodcreeper

Spotted Woodcreeper

Streak-headed Woodcreeper

Spot-crowned Woodcreeper

Barred Antshrike  

Scaled Antpitta

Long-tailed Manakin  

Paltry Tyrannulet

Northern Beardless-Tyrannulet  

Ochre-bellied Flycatcher

Northern Bentbill

Eye-ringed Flatbill

Belted Flycatcher

Common Tody-Flycatcher

Yellow-olive Flycatcher

Tufted Flycatcher  

Tropical Pewee

Least Flycatcher

Acadian Flycatcher

Yellowish Flycatcher

Vermilion Flycatcher

Bright-rumped Attila  

Nutting's Flycatcher

Brown-crested Flycatcher

Great Kiskadee

Boat-billed Flycatcher

Social Flycatcher

Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher

Piratic Flycatcher

Tropical Kingbird  

Couch's Kingbird

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Fork-tailed Flycatcher

Gray-collared Becard

Rose-throated Becard

Masked Tityra  

Black-capped Swallow

Gray-breasted Martin

Gray Silky-flycatcher

Giant Wren

Rufous-naped Wren

Spot-breasted Wren

Banded Wren

Rufous-and-white Wren

Plain Wren

Rufous-browed Wren

Gray-breasted Wood-Wren  

White-breasted Wood-wren

Tropical Mockingbird

Blue-and-white Mockingbird

Brown-backed Solitaire

Orange-billed Nightingale-Thrush

Ruddy-capped Nightingale-Thrush

Spotted Nightingale-Thrush

Swainson’s Thrush

Black Thrush

Mountain Thrush

Clay-colored Thrush

White-throated Thrush

Long-billed Gnatwren

White-throated Magpie-Jay

Green Jay

Black-throated Jay

Unicolored Jay

Plumbeous Vireo

Blue-headed Vireo

Brown-capped Vireo

Yellow-green Vireo

Green Shrike-vireo 

Chestnut-sided Shrike-vireo  

Lesser Greenlet

Rufous-browed Peppershrike

Tennessee Warbler

Crescent-chested Warbler

Magnolia Warbler

Black-throated Green Warbler

Townsend’s Warbler

Hermit Warbler

Black-and-white Warbler

American Redstart


Hooded Warbler

Louisana Waterthrush

Gray-crowned Yellowthroat

Red-faced Warbler

Slate-throated Redstart

Fan-tailed Warbler

Golden-crowned Warbler

Rufous-capped (Chestnut-capped) Warbler  

Golden-browed Warbler

Common Chlorospingus (Bush-Tanager)

Red-crowned Ant-Tanager

Red-throated Ant-Tanager

Flame-colored Tanager 

White-winged Tanager 

Red-breasted Chat

Blue-gray Tanager

Yellow-winged Tanager

Azure-rumped Tanager

Red-legged Honeycreeper

Blue-black Grassquit

White-collared Seedeater

White-naped (Yellow-throated) Brushfinch

Chestnut-capped Brushfinch

Olive Sparrow

Prevost’s Ground-Sparrow 

White-eared Ground-Sparrow

Rufous-collared Sparrow

Grayish Saltator 

Black-headed Saltator

Yellow Grosbeak

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Indigo Bunting  

Painted Bunting

Melodious Blackbird

Spot-breasted Oriole

Altamira Oriole  

Streak-backed Oriole

Black-vented Oriole

Bar-winged Oriole

Yellow-billed Cacique 

Yellow-winged cacique

Hooded Grosbeak

Scrub Euphonia

Yellow-throated Euphonia

Elegant Euphonia

Blue-crowned Chlorophonia 

Black-headed Siskin


Last updated: November 17, 2017.