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French Guiana

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Bird checklist, Bird list
Number of species: 750
Number of introduced species: 2
Date last reviewed: 2004-10-28
See also:
TINAMIFORMES: Tinamidae Parvclassis: Palaeognathae
Great Tinamou Tinamus major
Cinereous Tinamou Crypturellus cinereus
Red-legged Tinamou Crypturellus erythropus
Little Tinamou Crypturellus soui
Undulated Tinamou Crypturellus undulatus Rare/Accidental
Variegated Tinamou Crypturellus variegatus
Rusty Tinamou Crypturellus brevirostris Rare/Accidental
Least Grebe Tachybaptus dominicus
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Rare/Accidental
Yellow-nosed Albatross Thalassarche chlororhynchos Rare/Accidental
Buller's Shearwater Bulweria bulwerii
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea
Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis Rare/Accidental
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus Rare/Accidental
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis Rare/Accidental
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Rare/Accidental
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Rare/Accidental
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Rare/Accidental
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Rare/Accidental
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens
Capped Heron Pilherodius pileatus
Cocoi Heron Ardea cocoi
Great Egret Ardea alba
Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
Snowy Egret Egretta thula
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Striated Heron Butorides striata
Green Heron Butorides virescens Rare/Accidental
Agami Heron Agamia agami
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
Boat-billed Heron Cochlearius cochlearius
Fasciated Tiger-Heron Tigrisoma fasciatum Rare/Accidental
Rufescent Tiger-Heron Tigrisoma lineatum
Zigzag Heron Zebrilus undulatus Rare/Accidental
Stripe-backed Bittern Ixobrychus involucris
Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis
Pinnated Bittern Botaurus pinnatus
Wood Stork Mycteria americana
Maguari Stork Ciconia maguari Rare/Accidental
Jabiru Jabiru mycteria Rare/Accidental
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Buff-necked Ibis Theristicus caudatus Rare/Accidental
Green Ibis Mesembrinibis cayennensis
White Ibis Eudocimus albus Rare/Accidental
Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber
Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
Caribbean Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Rare/Accidental
ANSERIFORMES: Anhimidae Parvclassis : Neognathae
Horned Screamer Anhima cornuta Rare/Accidental
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor Rare/Accidental
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata Rare/Accidental
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
Muscovy Duck Cairina moschata
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos Rare/Accidental
American Wigeon Anas americana Rare/Accidental
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Rare/Accidental
White-cheeked Pintail      Anas bahamensis
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Rare/Accidental
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis Rare/Accidental
Masked Duck Nomonyx dominica
Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture Cathartes burrovianus
Greater Yellow-headed Vulture Cathartes melambrotus
King Vulture Sarcoramphus papa
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Grey-headed Kite Leptodon cayanensis
Hook-billed Kite Chondrohierax uncinatus
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus
Pearl Kite Gampsonyx swainsonii Rare/Accidental
White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus Rare/Accidental
Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis
Slender-billed Kite Rostrhamus hamatus
Double-toothed Kite Harpagus bidentatus
Rufous-thighed Kite Harpagus diodon
Plumbeous Kite Ictinia plumbea
Long-winged Harrier Circus buffoni
Grey-bellied Goshawk Accipiter poliogaster Rare/Accidental
Tiny Hawk Accipiter superciliosus
Plain-breasted Hawk Accipiter ventralis Rare/Accidental
Bicolored Hawk Accipiter bicolor
Crane Hawk Geranospiza caerulescens
Slate-colored Hawk Leucopternis schistaceus
Black-faced Hawk Leucopternis melanops
White Hawk Leucopternis albicollis
Rufous Crab-Hawk Buteogallus aequinoctialis
Common Black-Hawk Buteogallus anthracinus
Great Black-Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis
Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis
Solitary Eagle Harpyhaliaetus solitarius Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Roadside Hawk Buteo magnirostris
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
Gray Hawk Buteo nitidus
Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus
White-tailed Hawk Buteo albicaudatus
Zone-tailed Hawk Buteo albonotatus
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis Near-threatened
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja Near-threatened
Black-and-White Hawk-Eagle Spizastur melanoleucus
Black Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus tyrannus
Ornate Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus ornatus
Black Caracara Daptrius ater
Red-throated Caracara Ibycter americanus
Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway Rare/Accidental
Yellow-headed Caracara Milvago chimachima
Laughing Falcon Herpetotheres cachinnans
Barred Forest-Falcon Micrastur ruficollis
Lined Forest-Falcon Micrastur gilvicollis
Slaty-backed Forest-Falcon Micrastur mirandollei
Collared Forest-Falcon Micrastur semitorquatus
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus Rare/Accidental
American Kestrel Falco sparverius Rare/Accidental
Merlin Falco columbarius
Bat Falcon Falco rufigularis
Orange-breasted Falcon Falco deiroleucus
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Little Chachalaca Ortalis motmot
Marail Guan Penelope marail
Blue-throated Piping-Guan Pipile cumanensis
Black Curassow Crax alector
GALLIFORMES: Odontophoridae
Crested Bobwhite Colinus cristatus
Marbled Wood-Quail Odontophorus gujanensis
GRUIFORMES: Opisthocomidae
Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin
Limpkin Aramus guarauna
GRUIFORMES: Psophiidae
Grey-winged Trumpeter Psophia crepitans
Ocellated Crake Micropygia schomburgkii
Russet-crowned Crake Anurolimnas viridis
Rufous-sided Crake Laterallus melanophaius Rare/Accidental
Grey-breasted Crake Laterallus exilis
Clapper Rail Rallus longirostris
Rufous-necked Wood-Rail Aramides axillaris
Grey-necked Wood-Rail Aramides cajanea
Uniform Crake Amaurolimnas concolor Rare/Accidental
Ash-throated Crake Porzana albicollis
Yellow-breasted Crake Porzana flaviventer
Paint-billed Crake Neocrex erythrops Rare/Accidental
Spotted Rail Pardirallus maculatus Rare/Accidental
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica
Azure Gallinule Porphyrio flavirostris
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
GRUIFORMES: Heliornithidae
Sungrebe Heliornis fulica
GRUIFORMES: Eurypygidae
Sunbittern Eurypyga helias
Wattled Jacana Jacana jacana
American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus Rare/Accidental
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black Necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus
Pied Lapwing Vanellus cayanus Rare/Accidental
Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis Rare/Accidental
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia Rare/Accidental
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Rare/Accidental
Collared Plover Charadrius collaris
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
South American Snipe Gallinago paraguaiae
Giant Snipe Gallinago undulata Rare/Accidental
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Rare/Accidental
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica Rare/Accidental
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
Willet Tringa semipalmatus
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
Dunlin Calidris alpina Rare/Accidental
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus
Buff-breasted Sandpipe Tryngites subruficollis Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Rare/Accidental
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus Rare/Accidental
Great Black-headed Gull Larus marinus Rare/Accidental
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Rare/Accidental
American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus Rare/Accidental
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Rare/Accidental
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Rare/Accidental
Little Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Rare/Accidental
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini Rare/Accidental
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla Rare/Accidental
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Rare/Accidental
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Rare/Accidental
Least Tern Sternula antillarum
Yellow-billed Tern Sternula superciliaris
Large-billed Tern Phaetusa simplex
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia Rare/Accidental
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki Rare/Accidental
Great Skua Stercorarius skua Rare/Accidental
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus Rare/Accidental
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Introduced species
Scaled Pigeon Patagioenas speciosa
Pale-vented Pigeon Patagioenas cayennensis
Plumbeous Pigeon Patagioenas plumbea
Ruddy Pigeon Patagioenas subvinacea
Eared Dove Zenaida auriculata
Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina
Plain-breasted Ground-Dove Columbina minuta
Ruddy Ground-Dove Columbina talpacoti
Scaled Dove Columbina squammata Rare/Accidental
Blue Ground-Dove Claravis pretiosa Rare/Accidental
White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi
Grey-fronted Dove Leptotila rufaxilla
Ruddy Quail-Dove Geotrygon montana
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna
Scarlet Macaw Ara macao
Red-and-green Macaw Ara chloropterus
Chestnut-fronted Macaw Ara severus
Red-bellied Macaw Orthopsittaca manilata
Red-shouldered Macaw Diopsittaca nobilis Rare/Accidental
White-eyed Parakeet Aratinga leucophthalma
Sun Parakeet Aratinga solstitialis Rare/Accidental
Brown-throated Parakeet Aratinga pertinax
Peach-fronted Parakeet Aratinga aurea Rare/Accidental
Painted Parakeet Pyrrhura picta
Green-rumped Parrotlet Forpus passerinus
Dusky-billed Parrotlet Forpus sclateri Rare/Accidental
Canary-winged Parakeet Brotogeris versicolurus
Golden-winged Parakeet Brotogeris chrysoptera
Lilac-tailed Parrotlet Touit batavicus
Sapphire-rumped Parrotlet Touit purpuratus
Black-headed Parrot Pionites melanocephalus
Caica Parrot Pionopsitta caica
Short-tailed Parrot Graydidascalus brachyurus
Blue-headed Parrot Pionus menstruus
Dusky Parrot Pionus fuscus
Blue-cheeked Parrot Amazona dufresniana Endemic (country/region) Near-threatened
Yellow-crowned Parrot Amazona ochrocephala
Orange-winged Parrot Amazona amazonica
Mealy Parrot Amazona farinosa
Red-fan Parrot Deroptyus accipitrinus
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus Rare/Accidental
Pearly-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus euleri Rare/Accidental
Mangrove Cuckoo Coccyzus minor
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus
Squirrel Cuckoo Piaya cayana
Black-bellied Cuckoo Piaya melanogaster
Little Cuckoo Coccycua minuta
Greater Ani Crotophaga major
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani
Striped Cuckoo Tapera naevia
Pheasant Cuckoo Dromococcyx phasianellus Rare/Accidental
Pavonine Cuckoo Dromococcyx pavoninus Rare/Accidental
Barn Owl Tyto alba
Tropical Screech-Owl Megascops choliba
Tawny-bellied Screech-owl Megascops watsonii
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
Mottled Owl Ciccaba virgata Rare/Accidental
Black-banded Owl Ciccaba huhula
Crested Owl Lophostrix cristata
Spectacled Owl Pulsatrix perspicillata
Amazonian Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium hardyi
Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium brasilianum
Striped Owl Pseudoscops clamator
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Rare/Accidental
Great Potoo Nyctibius grandis
Long-tailed Potoo Nyctibius aethereus Rare/Accidental
Common Potoo Nyctibius griseus
White-winged Potoo Nyctibius leucopterus Rare/Accidental
Rufous Potoo Nyctibius bracteatus Rare/Accidental
Short-tailed Nighthawk Lurocalis semitorquatus
Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
Nacunda Nighthawk Chordeiles nacunda Rare/Accidental
Band-tailed Nighthawk Nyctiprogne leucopyga
Pauraque Nyctidromus albicollis
Rufous Nightjar Caprimulgus rufus
Spot-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus maculicaudus
White-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus cayennensis
Cayenne Nightjar Caprimulgus maculosus Rare/Accidental Data deficient
Blackish Nightjar Caprimulgus nigrescens
Ladder-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis climacocerca
White-collared Swift Streptoprocne zonaris
Band-rumped Swift Chaetura spinicaudus
Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica Rare/Accidental
Chapman's Swift Chaetura chapmani
Short-tailed Swift Chaetura brachyura
Ashy-tailed Swift Chaetura andrei Rare/Accidental
Sick's Swift  Chaetura meridionalis
Fork-tailed Palm-Swift Tachornis squamata
Lesser Swallow-tailed Swift Panyptila cayennensis
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba Rare/Accidental
APODIFORMES: Trochilidae
Rufous-breasted Hermit Glaucis hirsutus
Pale-tailed Barbthroat Threnetes niger
Eastern Long-tailed Hermit Phaethornis superciliosus
Great-billed Hermit Phaethornis malaris
Straight-billed Hermit Phaethornis bourcieri
Little Hermit Phaethornis longuemareus Endemic (country/region)
Reddish Hermit Phaethornis ruber
Grey-breasted Sabrewing Campylopterus largipennis
Swallow-tailed Hummingbird Campylopterus macrourus Rare/Accidental
White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora
Green-throated Mango Anthracothorax viridigula
Black-throated Mango Anthracothorax nigricollis
Fiery-tailed Awlbill Avocettula recurvirostris
Crimson Topaz Topaza pella
Ruby-topaz Hummingbird Chrysolampis mosquitus
Tufted Coquette Lophornis ornatus
Racket-tailed Coquette Discosura longicaudus
Blue-chinned Sapphire Chlorostilbon notatus
Blue-tailed Emerald Chlorostilbon mellisugus
Fork-tailed Woodnymph Thalurania furcata
Rufous-throated Sapphire Hylocharis sapphirina
White-chinned Sapphire Hylocharis cyanus
White-tailed Goldenthroat Polytmus guainumbi
Green-tailed Goldenthroat Polytmus theresiae
Plain-bellied Emerald Agyrtria leucogaster
White-chested Emerald Agyrtria brevirostris
Glittering-throated Emerald Polyerata fimbriata
Black-eared Fairy Heliothryx auritus
Long-billed Starthroat Heliomaster longirostris
Amethyst Woodstar Calliphlox amethystina Rare/Accidental
White-tailed Trogon Trogon viridis
Violaceous Trogon Trogon violaceus
Collared Trogon Trogon collaris
Black-throated Trogon Trogon rufus
Black-tailed Trogon Trogon melanurus
Ringed Kingfisher Ceryle torquatus
Amazon Kingfisher Chloroceryle amazona
Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana
Green-and-rufous Kingfisher Chloroceryle inda
American Pygmy Kingfisher Chloroceryle aenea
Blue-crowned Motmot Momotus momota
Brown Jacamar Brachygalba lugubris
Yellow-billed Jacamar Galbula albirostris
Green-tailed Jacamar Galbula galbula
Rufous-tailed Jacamar Galbula ruficauda Rare/Accidental
Bronzy Jacamar Galbula leucogastra
Paradise Jacamar Galbula dea
Great Jacamar Jacamerops aureus
White-necked Puffbird Notharchus macrorhynchos
Pied Puffbird Notharchus tectus
Spotted Puffbird Bucco tamatia
Collared Puffbird Bucco capensis
White-chested Puffbird Malacoptila fusca
Rusty-breasted Nunlet Nonnula rubecula Rare/Accidental
Black Nunbird Monasa atra
Swallow-wing Chelidoptera tenebrosa
PICIFORMES: Capitonidae
Black-spotted Barbet Capito niger
PICIFORMES: Ramphastidae
Chestnut-tipped Toucanet Aulacorhynchus derbianus Rare/Accidental
Guianan Toucanet Selenidera culik
Tawny-tufted Toucanet Selenidera nattereri Rare/Accidental
Green Aracari Pteroglossus viridis
Black-necked Aracari Pteroglossus aracari
Channel-billed Toucan Ramphastos vitellinus
Toco Toucan Ramphastos toco
White-throated Toucan Ramphastos tucanus
Golden-spangled Piculet Picumnus exilis
White-bellied Piculet Picumnus spilogaster
Guianan Piculet Picumnus minutissimus Endemic (country/region)
White-barred Piculet Picumnus cirratus
White Woodpecker Melanerpes candidus
Yellow-tufted Woodpecker Melanerpes cruentatus
Little Woodpecker Veniliornis passerinus
Blood-colored Woodpecker Veniliornis sanguineus
Golden-collared Woodpecker Veniliornis cassini
Red-stained Woodpecker Veniliornis affinis
Yellow-throated Woodpecker Piculus flavigula
Golden-green Woodpecker Piculus chrysochloros
Golden-olive Woodpecker Piculus rubiginosus
Spot-breasted Woodpecker Colaptes punctigula
Scaly-breasted Woodpecker Celeus grammicus Rare/Accidental
Waved Woodpecker Celeus undatus
Chestnut Woodpecker Celeus elegans
Cream-colored Woodpecker Celeus flavus
Ringed Woodpecker Celeus torquatus
Lineated Woodpecker Dryocopus lineatus
Red-necked Woodpecker Campephilus rubricollis
Crimson-crested Woodpecker Campephilus melanoleucos
Passeriformes.: Furnariidae
Pale-breasted Spinetail Synallaxis albescens
Ruddy Spinetail Synallaxis rutilans Rare/Accidental
White-bellied Spinetail Synallaxis propinqua
MacConnell's Spinetail Synallaxis macconnelli
Plain-crowned Spinetail Synallaxis gujanensis
Speckled Spinetail Cranioleuca gutturata Rare/Accidental
Yellow-chinned Spinetail Certhiaxis cinnamomeus
Point-tailed Palmcreeper Berlepschia rikeri
Rufous-tailed Foliage-gleaner Philydor ruficaudatum
Rufous-rumped Foliage-gleaner Philydor erythrocercum
Cinnamon-rumped Foliage-gleaner Philydor pyrrhodes
Buff-throated Foliage-gleaner Automolus ochrolaemus
Olive-backed Foliage-gleaner Automolus infuscatus
Ruddy Foliage-gleaner Automolus rubiginosus
Chestnut-crowned Foliage-gleaner Automolus rufipileatus
Tawny-throated Leaftosser Sclerurus mexicanus
Short-billed Leaftosser Sclerurus rufigularis
Black-tailed Leaftosser Sclerurus caudacutus
Rufous-tailed Xenops Xenops milleri Rare/Accidental
Slender-billed Xenops Xenops tenuirostris Rare/Accidental
Plain Xenops Xenops minutus
Streaked Xenops Xenops rutilans Rare/Accidental
Plain-brown Woodcreeper Dendrocincla fuliginosa
White-chinned Woodcreeper Dendrocincla merula
Long-tailed Woodcreeper Deconychura longicauda
Spot-throated Woodcreeper Deconychura stictolaema
Olivaceous Woodcreeper Sittasomus griseicapillus
Wedge-billed Woodcreeper Glyphorynchus spirurus
Long-billed Woodcreeper Nasica longirostris Rare/Accidental
Cinnamon-throated Woodcreeper Dendrexetastes rufigula
Red-billed Woodcreeper Hylexetastes perrotii
Strong-billed Woodcreeper Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus Rare/Accidental
Amazonian Barred Woodcreeper Dendrocolaptes certhia
Black-banded Woodcreeper Dendrocolaptes picumnus
Chestnut-rumped Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus pardalotus
Striped Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus obsoletus
Buff-throated Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus guttatus
Cocoa Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus susurrans
Straight-billed Woodcreeper Dendroplex picus
Lineated Woodcreeper Lepidocolaptes albolineatus
Curve-billed Scythebill Campylorhamphus procurvoides
Passeriformes.: Thamnophilidae
Fasciated Antshrike Cymbilaimus lineatus
Black-throated Antshrike Frederickena viridis
Great Antshrike Taraba major
Black-crested Antshrike Sakesphorus canadensis
Band-tailed Antshrike Sakesphorus melanothorax Endemic (country/region)
Barred Antshrike Thamnophilus doliatus
Blackish-grey Antshrike Thamnophilus nigrocinereus
White-shouldered Antshrike Thamnophilus aethiops
Mouse-colored Antshrike Thamnophilus murinus
Northern Slaty Antshrike Thamnophilus punctatus
Amazonian Antshrike Thamnophilus amazonicus
Spot-winged Antshrike Pygiptila stellaris Rare/Accidental
Dusky-throated Antshrike Thamnomanes ardesiacus
Cinereous Antshrike Thamnomanes caesius
Pygmy Antwren Myrmotherula brachyura
Guianan Streaked Antwren Myrmotherula surinamensis
Rufous-bellied Antwren Myrmotherula guttata
Brown-bellied Antwren Myrmotherula gutturalis
Stipple-throated Antwren Myrmotherula haematonota Rare/Accidental
White-flanked Antwren Myrmotherula axillaris
Plain-winged Antwren Myrmotherula behni Rare/Accidental
Long-winged Antwren Myrmotherula longipennis
Grey Antwren Myrmotherula menetriesii
Spot-backed Antwren Herpsilochmus dorsimaculatus Rare/Accidental
Spot-tailed Antwren Herpsilochmus sticturus
Todd's Antwren Herpsilochmus stictocephalus
Dot-winged Antwren Microrhopias quixensis
White-fringed Antwren Formicivora grisea
Ash-winged Antwren Terenura spodioptila
Blackish Antbird Cercomacra nigrescens Rare/Accidental
Dusky Antbird Cercomacra tyrannina
Grey Antbird Cercomacra cinerascens
White-browed Antbird Myrmoborus leucophrys
Warbling Antbird Hypocnemis cantator
Black-chinned Antbird Hypocnemoides melanopogon
Silvered Antbird Sclateria naevia
Black-headed Antbird Percnostola rufifrons
Spot-winged Antbird Percnostola leucostigma
White-bellied Antbird Myrmeciza longipes Rare/Accidental
Ferruginous-backed Antbird Myrmeciza ferruginea
Black-throated Antbird Myrmeciza atrothorax
Spot-backed Antbird Hylophylax naevius
Dot-backed Antbird Hylophylax punctulatus Rare/Accidental
Scale-backed Antbird Hylophylax poecilinotus
Wing-banded Antbird Myrmornis torquata
White-plumed Antbird Pithys albifrons
Rufous-throated Antbird Gymnopithys rufigula
Passeriformes.: Formicariidae
Rufous-capped Antthrush Formicarius colma
Black-faced Antthrush Formicarius analis
Spotted Antpitta Hylopezus macularius
Thrush-like Antpitta Myrmothera campanisona
Variegated Antpitta Grallaria varia
Passeriformes.: Conopophagidae
Chestnut-belted Gnateater Conopophaga aurita
Passeriformes.: Cotingidae
Sharpbill Oxyruncus cristatus
Dusky Purpletuft Iodopleura fusca Rare/Accidental
Screaming Piha Lipaugus vociferans
Purple-breasted Cotinga Cotinga cotinga
Spangled Cotinga Cotinga cayana
Pompadour Cotinga Xipholena punicea
Bare-necked Fruitcrow Gymnoderus foetidus
Crimson Fruitcrow Haematoderus militaris Rare/Accidental
Purple-throated Fruitcrow Querula purpurata
Capuchinbird Perissocephalus tricolor
White Bellbird Procnias albus
Guianan Red-Cotinga Phoenicircus carnifex
Guianan Cock-of-the-rock Rupicola rupicola
Passeriformes.: Pipridae
Crimson-hooded Manakin Pipra aureola
Golden-headed Manakin Pipra erythrocephala
White-fronted Manakin Lepidothrix serena
White-crowned Manakin Dixiphia pipra
Blue-backed Manakin Chiroxiphia pareola
White-throated Manakin Corapipo gutturalis
White-bearded Manakin Manacus manacus
Black Manakin Xenopipo atronitens Rare/Accidental
Saffron-crested Tyrant-Manakin Neopelma chrysocephalum Rare/Accidental
Tiny Tyrant-Manakin Tyranneutes virescens
Wing-barred Piprites Piprites chloris
Thrush-like Schiffornis Schiffornis turdina
Passeriformes.: Tyrannidae
Yellow-crowned Tyrannulet Tyrannulus elatus
Forest Elaenia Myiopagis gaimardii
Grey Elaenia Myiopagis caniceps Rare/Accidental
Yellow-crowned Elaenia Myiopagis flavivertex Fiof? Coroniamarillo
Yellow-bellied Elaenia Elaenia flavogaster
Small-billed Elaenia Elaenia parvirostris Rare/Accidental
Plain-crested Elaenia Elaenia cristata
Lesser Elaenia Elaenia chiriquensis
Rufous-crowned Elaenia Elaenia ruficeps Rare/Accidental
White-lored Tyrannulet Ornithion inerme
Southern Beardless-Tyrannulet Camptostoma obsoletum
Mouse-colored Tyrannulet Phaeomyias murina
Yellow Tyrannulet Capsiempis flaveola Rare/Accidental
Bearded Tachuri Polystictus pectoralis Near-threatened
Ringed Antpipit Corythopis torquatus
Slender-footed Tyrannulet Zimmerius gracilipes
Olive-green Tyrannulet Phylloscartes virescens Rare/Accidental
Sepia-capped Flycatcher Leptopogon amaurocephalus
Ochre-bellied Flycatcher Mionectes oleagineus
MacConnell's Flycatcher Mionectes macconnelli
Northern Scrub-Flycatcher Sublegatus arenarum
Todd's Scrub-Flycatcher Sublegatus obscurior
Pale-tipped Tyrannulet Inezia caudata
Short-tailed Pygmy-Tyrant Myiornis ecaudatus
Double-banded Pygmy-Tyrant Lophotriccus vitiosus Rare/Accidental
Helmeted Pygmy-Tyrant Lophotriccus galeatus
Snethlage's Tody-Tyrant Hemitriccus minor
Boat-billed Tody-Tyrant Hemitriccus josephinae
White-eyed Tody-Tyrant Hemitriccus zosterops
Smoky-fronted Tody-Flycatcher Poecilotriccus fumifrons
Slate-headed Tody-Flycatcher Poecilotriccus sylvia
Spotted Tody-Flycatcher Todirostrum maculatum
Common Tody-Flycatcher Todirostrum cinereum
Painted Tody-Flycatcher Todirostrum pictum
Olivaceous Flatbill Rhynchocyclus olivaceus
Yellow-olive Flycatcher Tolmomyias sulphurescens
Yellow-margined Flycatcher Tolmomyias assimilis
Grey-crowned Flycatcher Tolmomyias poliocephalus
Yellow-breasted Flycatcher Tolmomyias flaviventris
Cinnamon-crested Spadebill Platyrinchus saturatus
White-throated Spadebill Platyrinchus mystaceus
Golden-crowned Spadebill Platyrinchus coronatus
White-crested Spadebill Platyrinchus platyrhynchos
Amazonian Royal Flycatcher Onychorhynchus coronatus
Bran-colored Flycatcher Myiophobus fasciatus
Whiskered Flycatcher Myiobius barbatus
Ruddy-tailed Flycatcher Terenotriccus erythrurus
Cinnamon Flycatcher Neopipo cinnamomea Rare/Accidental
Cliff Flycatcher Hirundinea ferruginea
Euler's Flycatcher Lathrotriccus euleri
Fuscous Flycatcher Cnemotriccus fuscatus
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens Rare/Accidental
Tropical Pewee Contopus cinereus
White-throated Pewee Contopus albogularis
Drab Water-Tyrant Ochthornis littoralis Rare/Accidental
Pied Water-Tyrant Fluvicola pica
White-headed Marsh-Tyrant Arundinicola leucocephala
Long-tailed Tyrant Colonia colonus
Piratic Flycatcher Legatus leucophaius
Rusty-margined Flycatcher Myiozetetes cayanensis
Social Flycatcher Myiozetetes similis
Dusky-chested Flycatcher Myiozetetes luteiventris
Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus
Lesser Kiskadee Philohydor lictor
Yellow-throated Flycatcher Conopias parvus
Streaked Flycatcher Myiodynastes maculatus
Boat-billed Flycatcher Megarynchus pitangua
Sulphury Flycatcher Tyrannopsis sulphurea
Variegated Flycatcher Empidonomus varius
White-throated Kingbird Tyrannus albogularis
Tropical Kingbird Tyrannus melancholicus
Grey Kingbird Tyrannus dominicensis
Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana
Greyish Mourner Rhytipterna simplex
Pale-bellied Mourner Rhytipterna immunda
Sirystes Sirystes sibilator
Dusky-capped Flycatcher Myiarchus tuberculifer
Swainson's Flycatcher Myiarchus swainsoni
Short-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus ferox
Brown-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus tyrannulus
Rufous-tailed Flatbill Ramphotrigon ruficauda
Cinnamon Attila Attila cinnamomeus
Bright-rumped Attila Attila spadiceus
Cinereous Mourner Laniocera hypopyrra
Masked Tityra Tityra semifasciata Rare/Accidental
Black-crowned Tityra Tityra inquisitor
Black-tailed Tityra Tityra cayana
Cinereous Becard Pachyramphus rufus
White-winged Becard Pachyramphus polychopterus
Black-capped Becard Pachyramphus marginatus
Glossy-backed Becard Pachyramphus surinamus
Pink-throated Becard Pachyramphus minor
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor Rare/Accidental
White-winged Swallow Tachycineta albiventer
Purple Martin Progne subis
Caribbean Martin Progne dominicensis Rare/Accidental
Grey-breasted Martin Progne chalybea
Southern Martin Progne elegans Rare/Accidental
Brown-chested Martin Progne tapera
Blue-and-white Swallow Notiochelidon cyanoleuca Rare/Accidental
White-banded Swallow Atticora fasciata
Black-collared Swallow Atticora melanoleuca
White-thighed Swallow Neochelidon tibialis
Southern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx ruficollis
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Rare/Accidental
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Yellowish Pipit Anthus lutescens
Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
Black-capped Donacobius Donacobius atricapilla
Coraya Wren Thryothorus coraya
Buff-breasted Wren Thryothorus leucotis
House Wren Troglodytes aedon
White-breasted Wood-Wren Henicorhina leucosticta
Wing-banded Wren Microcerculus bambla
Musician Wren Cyphorhinus arada
Passeriformes.: Mimidae
Tropical Mockingbird Mimus gilvus
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Veery Catharus fuscescens Rare/Accidental
Grey-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
Pale-breasted Thrush Turdus leucomelas
Black-billed Thrush Turdus ignobilis
Cocoa Thrush Turdus fumigatus
Bare-eyed Thrush Turdus nudigenis
White-necked Thrush Turdus albicollis
Passeriformes.: Polioptilidae
Collared Gnatwren Microbates collaris
Long-billed Gnatwren Ramphocaenus melanurus
Guianan Gnatcatcher Polioptila guianensis
Tropical Gnatcatcher Polioptila plumbea
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Cayenne Jay Cyanocorax cayanus
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Introduced species
Passeriformes.: Vireonidae
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
Black-whiskered Vireo Vireo altiloquus Rare/Accidental
Lemon-chested Greenlet Hylophilus thoracicus
Grey-chested Greenlet Hylophilus semicinereus
Ashy-headed Greenlet Hylophilus pectoralis
Buff-cheeked Greenlet Hylophilus muscicapinus
Tawny-crowned Greenlet Hylophilus ochraceiceps
Slaty-capped Shrike-Vireo Vireolanius leucotis
Rufous-browed Peppershrike Cyclarhis gujanensis
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Plumbeous Euphonia Euphonia plumbea
Purple-throated Euphonia Euphonia chlorotica Rare/Accidental
Finsch's Euphonia Euphonia finschi
Violaceous Euphonia Euphonia violacea
Golden-rumped Euphonia Euphonia cyanocephala Rare/Accidental
White-lored Euphonia Euphonia chrysopasta
White-vented Euphonia Euphonia minuta
Golden-sided Euphonia Euphonia cayennensis
Passeriformes.: Parulidae
Tennessee Warbler Vermivora peregrina Rare/Accidental
Tropical Parula Parula pitiayumi Rare/Accidental
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia
Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca Rare/Accidental
Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata Rare/Accidental
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla Rare/Accidental
Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea Rare/Accidental
Northern Waterthrush Seiurus noveboracensis Rare/Accidental
Connecticut Warbler Oporornis agilis Rare/Accidental
Masked Yellowthroat Geothlypis aequinoctialis
Neotropical River Warbler Basileuterus rivularis
Rose-breasted Chat Granatellus pelzelni Rare/Accidental
Passeriformes.: Coerebidae
Bananaquit Coereba flaveola
Passeriformes.: Thraupidae
Chestnut-vented Conebill Conirostrum speciosum
Bicolored Conebill Conirostrum bicolor
Black-faced Tanager Schistochlamys melanopis
White-rumped Tanager Cypsnagra hirundinacea Rare/Accidental
Magpie Tanager Cissopis leverianus Rare/Accidental
Red-billed Pied Tanager Lamprospiza melanoleuca
Guira Tanager Hemithraupis guira
Yellow-backed Tanager Hemithraupis flavicollis
Hooded Tanager Nemosia pileata
Grey-headed Tanager Eucometis penicillata
Fulvous Shrike-Tanager Lanio fulvus
Flame-crested Tanager Tachyphonus cristatus
Fulvous-crested Tanager Tachyphonus surinamus
White-shouldered Tanager Tachyphonus luctuosus
White-lined Tanager Tachyphonus rufus
Red-shouldered Tanager Tachyphonus phoenicius
Hepatic Tanager Piranga flava
Summer Tanager Piranga rubra Rare/Accidental
Silver-beaked Tanager Ramphocelus carbo
Blue-grey Tanager Thraupis episcopus
Palm Tanager Thraupis palmarum
Blue-backed Tanager Cyanicterus cyanicterus
Turquoise Tanager Tangara mexicana
Paradise Tanager Tangara chilensis
Spotted Tanager Tangara punctata
Speckled Tanager Tangara guttata Rare/Accidental
Dotted Tanager Tangara varia Rare/Accidental
Bay-headed Tanager Tangara gyrola
Burnished-buff Tanager Tangara cayana
Opal-rumped Tanager Tangara velia
Black-faced Dacnis Dacnis lineata
Blue Dacnis Dacnis cayana
Green Honeycreeper Chlorophanes spiza
Short-billed Honeycreeper Cyanerpes nitidus Rare/Accidental
Purple Honeycreeper Cyanerpes caeruleus
Red-legged Honeycreeper Cyanerpes cyaneus
Swallow Tanager Tersina viridis
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Pileated Finch Coryphospingus pileatus Rare/Accidental
Blue-black Grassquit Volatinia jacarina
Plumbeous Seedeater Sporophila plumbea
Wing-barred Seedeater Sporophila americana
Lesson's Seedeater Sporophila bouvronides
Lined Seedeater Sporophila lineola
Yellow-bellied Seedeater Sporophila nigricollis Rare/Accidental
Ruddy-breasted Seedeater Sporophila minuta
Chestnut-bellied Seedeater Sporophila castaneiventris
Large-billed Seed-Finch Oryzoborus crassirostris
Chestnut-bellied Seed-Finch Oryzoborus angolensis
Saffron Finch Sicalis flaveola Rare/Accidental
Grassland Yellow-Finch Sicalis luteola Rare/Accidental
Wedge-tailed Grass-Finch Emberizoides herbicola
Red-capped Cardinal Paroaria gularis Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sparrow Arremon taciturnus
Grassland Sparrow Ammodramus humeralis
Rufous-collared Sparrow Zonotrichia capensis
Passeriformes.: Cardinalidae
Red-and-black Grosbeak Periporphyrus erythromelas
Greyish Saltator Saltator coerulescens
Buff-throated Saltator Saltator maximus
Slate-colored Grosbeak Saltator grossus
Yellow-green Grosbeak Caryothraustes canadensis
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus Rare/Accidental
Blue-black Grosbeak Cyanocompsa cyanoides
Passeriformes.: Icteridae
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Rare/Accidental
Yellow-hooded Blackbird Chrysomus icterocephalus
Chestnut-capped Blackbird Chrysomus ruficapillus Rare/Accidental
Unicolored Blackbird Agelasticus cyanopus
Red-breasted Blackbird Sturnella militaris
Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
Carib Grackle Quiscalus lugubris
Shiny Cowbird Molothrus bonariensis
Giant Cowbird Molothrus oryzivorus
Moriche Oriole Icterus chrysocephalus
Epaulet Oriole Icterus cayanensis
Yellow Oriole Icterus nigrogularis
Yellow-rumped Cacique Cacicus cela
Red-rumped Cacique Cacicus haemorrhous
Crested Oropendola Psarocolius decumanus
Green Oropendola Psarocolius viridis
Oriole Blackbird Gymnomystax mexicanus

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