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Queltehue (Vanellus chilensis) by pablo_caceres_c

Southern Lapwing National Bird of Uruguay

view photos Photo by Pablo_Caceres_C all rights reserved May 4, 2007

 

Conservation Matters               Birding

 

Bird checklist, Bird list

Number of species: 478, 478 covered.

Number of globally threatened species: 18
Number of introduced species: 5
Date last reviewed: 2006-05-02
See also: http://zvert.fcien.edu.uy/aves.html
 
STRUTHIONIFORMES: Rheidae
Greater Rhea Rhea americana and Near-threatened
 
TINAMIFORMES: Tinamidae Parvclassis: Palaeognathae
Brown Tinamou Crypturellus obsoletus Perdiz Marrn
Red-winged Tinamou Rhynchotus rufescens Martineta
Spotted Nothura Nothura maculosa Perdz Comn
 
SPHENISCIFORMES: Spheniscidae
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus Pingino Rey Rare/Accidental
Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome Pingino Penachos Amarillos Vulnerable
Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus Pingino de Magallanes Near-threatened
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Least Grebe Tachybaptus dominicus Macacito Gris
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Mac Pico Grueso
White-tufted Grebe Rollandia rolland Mac comn
Great Grebe Podiceps major Mac grande
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans Albatros Viajero
Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora Albatros real
Gray-headed Albatross Thalassarche chrysostoma Albatros Cabeza Gris Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris Albatros Ceja Negra
Yellow-nosed Albatross Thalassarche chlororhynchos Albatros Pico Amarillo y Negro
Sooty Albatross Phoebetria fusca Rare/Accidental Endangered
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Antarctic Giant-Petrel Macronectes giganteus Petrel Gigante Comn Vulnerable
Hall's Giant-Petrel Macronectes halli Petrel Gigante de Hall Near-threatened
Southern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialoides Petrel Austral
Cape Petrel Daption capense Damero de El Cabo
White-headed Petrel Pterodroma lessonii Rare/Accidental
Atlantic Petrel Pterodroma incerta Petrel Atlntico Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Soft-plumaged Petrel Pterodroma mollis Petrel Collar Gris Rare/Accidental
Blue Petrel Halobaena caerulea Petrel Azul Rare/Accidental
Antarctic Prion Pachyptila desolata Petrel Azul Pico Ancho
Slender-billed Prion Pachyptila belcheri Petrel Azul Pico Delgado
Grey Petrel Procellaria cinerea Petrel Gris Near-threatened
White-chinned Petrel Procellaria aequinoctialis Petrel Mentn Blanco de Tristn da Cunha
Kerguelen Petrel Aphrodroma brevirostris Petrel de Kerguelen Rare/Accidental
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea Petrel de Cory
Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis Petrel Corona Negra
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Petrel Oscuro Near-threatened
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus Petrel Boreal
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Petrel de las Tormentas de Wilson
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina Petrel de las Tormentas Cara Blanca
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta tropica Petrel de las Tormentas Vientre Negro
White-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta grallaria Rare/Accidental
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Petrel de las Tormentas de Leach Rare/Accidental
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Pelecanoididae
Common Diving-Petrel Pelecanoides urinatrix Petrel Zambullidor
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero pardo
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus Vigu Comn
Rock Shag Phalacrocorax magellanicus
Imperial Shag Phalacrocorax atriceps
 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga Vigu Vbora
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens Fragata
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Whistling Heron Syrigma sibilatrix Chifln
Cocoi Heron Ardea cocoi Garza mora
Great Egret Ardea alba Garza Blanca
Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea Garceta azul
Snowy Egret Egretta thula Garcita Blanca
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Garcita Bueyera
Striated Heron Butorides striata Garcita Azulada
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax Garza bruja
Rufescent Tiger-Heron Tigrisoma lineatum Garza Colorada
Stripe-backed Bittern Ixobrychus involucris Mirasol Chico
Pinnated Bittern Botaurus pinnatus Mirasol grande
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Wood Stork Mycteria americana Cigea Cabeza Pelada
Maguari Stork Ciconia maguari Cigea Comn
Jabiru Jabiru mycteria Juan Grande
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Plumbeous Ibis Theristicus caerulescens Bandurria Mora
Buff-necked Ibis Theristicus caudatus Bandurria Baya
Bare-faced Ibis Phimosus infuscatus Cuervillo Cara Afeitada
White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi Cuervillo Comn
Puna Ibis Plegadis ridgwayi
Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja Esptula rosada
 
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis Flamenco Near-threatened
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anhimidae Parvclassis : Neognathae
Southern Screamer Chauna torquata Chaj Comun
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor Pato Canela
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata Pato Sirir
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
Black-necked Swan Cygnus melancoryphus Cisne de cuello negro
Coscoroba Swan Coscoroba coscoroba Coscoroba
Upland Goose Chloephaga picta Cauqun
Muscovy Duck Cairina moschata Pato Criollo
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos Pato Crestudo
Ringed Teal Callonetta leucophrys Pato de collar
Brazilian Teal Amazonetta brasiliensis Pato Brasilero
Chiloe Wigeon Anas sibilatrix Pato ovejero
Speckled Teal Anas flavirostris Pato barcino
Yellow-billed Duck Anas georgica Pato Maicero
White-cheeked Pintail Anas bahamensis Pato gargantilla
Silver Teal Anas versicolor Pato capuchino
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Pato Medialuna
Cinnamon Teal Anas cyanoptera Pato Colorado
Red Shoveler Anas platalea Pato Cuchara
Rosy-billed Pochard Netta peposaca Pato picazo
Black-headed Duck Heteronetta atricapilla Pato cabeza negra
Masked Duck Nomonyx dominica Pato Fierro
Lake Duck Oxyura vittata Pato Zambullidor
 
FALCONIFORMES: Cathartidae
Black Vulture Coragyps atratus Cuervo Cabeza Negra
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura Cuervo Cabeza Roja
Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture Cathartes burrovianus Cuervo Cabeza Amarilla
King Vulture Sarcoramphus papa
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus guila Pescadora
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus Halcn Tijereta
White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus Halcn Blanco
Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis Caracolero
Long-winged Harrier Circus buffoni Gaviln Alilargo
Cinereous Harrier Circus cinereus Gaviln Ceniciento
Rufous-thighed Hawk Accipiter erythronemius Gaviln Chico
Bicolored Hawk Accipiter bicolor Gaviln Bicolor
Crane Hawk Geranospiza caerulescens Gaviln Aplomado
Mantled Hawk Leucopternis polionotus Near-threatened
Great Black-Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga Aguila negra
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis guila Colorada
Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus Gaviln mixto
Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis guila Cabeza Blanca
Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle Geranoaetus melanoleucus Aguila mora
Crowned Eagle Harpyhaliaetus coronatus Endangered
Roadside Hawk Buteo magnirostris Caranchillo
Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni Gaviln Langostero
White-tailed Hawk Buteo albicaudatus guila Cola Blanca
Red-backed Hawk Buteo polyosoma guila Lomo Rojo
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Southern Caracara Caracara plancus Carancho
Yellow-headed Caracara Milvago chimachima Chimachima
Chimango Caracara Milvago chimango Chimango
Spot-winged Falconet Spiziapteryx circumcincta Halconcito Gris Rare/Accidental
American Kestrel Falco sparverius Halconcito Comn
Aplomado Falcon Falco femoralis Halcn Aplomado
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Halcn peregrino
 
GALLIFORMES: Cracidae
Chaco Chachalaca Ortalis canicollis Charata
Dusky-legged Guan Penelope obscura Pava de Monte
Nocturnal Curassow Nothocrax urumutum
 
GRUIFORMES: Aramidae
Limpkin Aramus guarauna Carao
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Speckled Rail Coturnicops notatus Burrito Enano
Rufous-sided Crake Laterallus melanophaius Burrito Patas Verdes
Red-and-white Crake Laterallus leucopyrrhus Burrito Patas Rojas
Grey-necked Wood-Rail Aramides cajanea Cotara Chiricote
Giant Wood-Rail Aramides ypecaha Gallineta Grande
Dot-winged Crake Porzana spiloptera Burrito Plomizo Vulnerable
Yellow-breasted Crake Porzana flaviventer Burrito Amarillo Rare/Accidental
Spotted Rail Pardirallus maculatus Gallineta overa
Plumbeous Rail Pardirallus sanguinolentus Gallineta Comn
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Polla de Agua Azul
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus Polla de Agua Comn
Spot-flanked Gallinule Gallinula melanops Polla de Agua Pico Verde
White-winged Coot Fulica leucoptera Gallareta Chica
Red-gartered Coot Fulica armillata Gallareta Grande
Red-fronted Coot Fulica rufifrons Gallareta Escudete Rojo
 
GRUIFORMES: Cariamidae
Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata Chua de patas rojas
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Jacanidae
Wattled Jacana Jacana jacana Jacana
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae
American Painted-snipe Nycticryphes semicollaris Becasina Pintada
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Blackish Oystercatcher Haematopus ater Ostrero Negro
American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus Ostrero Comn
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
White-backed Stilt Himantopus melanurus Tero Real
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis Tero comn
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica Chorlo Pampa
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Chorlo Gris
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Chorlito Semipalmado
Collared Plover Charadrius collaris Chorlito de Collar
Two-banded Plover Charadrius falklandicus Chorlito Doble Collar
Rufous-chested Dotterel Charadrius modestus Chorlito Pecho Rojizo
Tawny-throated Dotterel Oreopholus ruficollis Chorlo Cabezn
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
South American Snipe Gallinago paraguaiae Becasina comn
Giant Snipe Gallinago undulata Becasina Gigante
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica Becasina de Mar
Eskimo Curlew Numenius borealis Chorlo Polar  extinct
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Chorlo Trinador Rare/Accidental
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda Batit
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Chorlo Manchado
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Chorlo Solitario del Este
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Corlo Patas Amarillas
Willet Tringa semipalmata Chorlito Ala Blanca Rare/Accidental
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Chorlito Patas Amarillas
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Revuelvepiedras
Red Knot Calidris canutus Chorlo Rojizo
Sanderling Calidris alba Chorlito blanco
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Chorlito Enano Rare/Accidental
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Chorlito Menor Rare/Accidental
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Chorlito Rabadilla Blanca
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Chorlito Unicolor
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Chorlo Pecho Gris
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Chorlo Pico Largo
Buff-breasted Sandpipe Tryngites subruficollis Chorlito Acanelado Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Rare/Accidental
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Chorlo Nadador
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Thinocoridae
Least Seedsnipe Thinocorus rumicivorus Chorlo Agachn Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Chionididae
Snowy Sheathbill Chionis albus Paloma Antrtica
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Belcher's Gull Larus belcheri Gaviota de Olrog
Olrog's Gull Larus atlanticus Gaviota de Olrog Vulnerable
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus Gaviota cocinera
Grey-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus Gaviota Capuchn Gris
Brown-hooded Gull Chroicocephalus maculipennis Gaviota capucho caf
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Least Tern Sternula antillarum Rare/Accidental
Yellow-billed Tern Sternula superciliaris Gaviotn Pico Amarillo
Large-billed Tern Phaetusa simplex At
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Gaviotn Pico Negro
Black Tern Chlidonias niger Gaviotn negro
South American Tern Sterna hirundinacea Gaviotn Comn
Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata Charrn antrtico
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Gaviotn rtico
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Golondrina de Mar Rare/Accidental
Snowy-crowned Tern Sterna trudeaui Gaviotn Antifaz Negro
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus Gaviotn real
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis Gaviotn del Cayena
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rynchopidae
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger Rayador
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Chilean Skua Stercorarius chilensis Ska Chilena
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki
Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus Ska Artrtica Rare/Accidental
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Salteador Pomarino
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus Salteador Chico
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Salteador Cola Larga Rare/Accidental
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Paloma Domstica Introduced species
Picazuro Pigeon Patagioenas picazuro Paloma de Monte
Spot-winged Pigeon Patagioenas maculosa Paloma de Ala Manchada
Pale-vented Pigeon Patagioenas cayennensis Paloma Colorada
Eared Dove Zenaida auriculata
Ruddy Ground-Dove Columbina talpacoti Torcacita Rojiza
Picui Ground-Dove Columbina picui Torcacita Comn
White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi Paloma Axilas Rojas
Grey-fronted Dove Leptotila rufaxilla Paloma Frente Celeste
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Glaucous Macaw Anodorhynchus glaucus
Blue-crowned Parakeet Aratinga acuticaudata Loro Cabeza Azul
White-eyed Parakeet Aratinga leucophthalma Loro Barranquero
Nanday Parakeet Nandayus nenday Loro Cabeza Negra
Burrowing Parrot Cyanoliseus patagonus Loro barranquero
Maroon-bellied Parakeet Pyrrhura frontalis Chiripepe
Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus Cotorra Comn
Red-spectacled Parrot Amazona pretrei Vulnerable
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Ash-colored Cuckoo Coccyzus cinereus Cuclillo Ojo Colorado
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus Cuclillo Pico Amarillo
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus Cuclillo Pico Negro
Squirrel Cuckoo Piaya cayana Urraca Canela
Greater Ani Crotophaga major Pirincho Negro Grande
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani Pirincho Negro Chico
Guira Cuckoo     Guira guira Pirincho Comn
Striped Cuckoo Tapera naevia Crespn
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Lechuzn de Campanario
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Tropical Screech-Owl Megascops choliba Tamborcito Comn
Variable Screech-Owl Megascops atricapilla Tamborcito Grande
Long-tufted Screech-Owl Megascops sanctaecatarinae Tamborcito Grande
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus acurut
Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium brasilianum Cabur
Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia Lechuza Rojiza
Buff-fronted Owl Aegolius harrisii Lechucita canela
Striped Owl Pseudoscops clamator Bho
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Lechuzn de las Pajas
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Nyctibiidae
Common Potoo Nyctibius griseus Uruta
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor Aapero
Nacunda Nighthawk Chordeiles nacunda acund
Pauraque Nyctidromus albicollis
Band-winged Nightjar Caprimulgus longirostris Dormiln Austral
Little Nightjar Caprimulgus parvulus Dormiloncito
Scissor-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis torquata Dormiln Cola Larga
Sickle-winged Nightjar Eleothreptus anomalus Near-threatened
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
White-collared Swift Streptoprocne zonaris Vencejo Collar Blanco Rare/Accidental
 
APODIFORMES: Trochilidae
Black Jacobin Florisuga fuscus Picaflor negro
Black-throated Mango Anthracothorax nigricollis Picaflor Garganta Negra
Festive Coquette Lophornis chalybeus Coqueta Verde
Glittering-bellied Emerald Chlorostilbon aureoventris Picaflor Verde
Violet-capped Woodnymph Thalurania glaucopis Picaflor Frente Violacea
Gilded Sapphire Hylocharis chrysura Picaflor Bronceado
White-throated Hummingbird Leucochloris albicollis Picaflor garganta blanca
White-chested Emerald Agyrtria brevirostris
Blue-tufted Starthroat Heliomaster furcifer Picaflor Garganta Rojiza
 
TROGONIFORMES: Trogonidae
Surucua Trogon Trogon surrucura
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata Martn Pescador Grande
Amazon Kingfisher Chloroceryle amazona Martn Pescador Mediano
Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana Martn Pescador Chico
 
PICIFORMES: Picidae
Mottled Piculet Picumnus nebulosus Carpintero Enano Near-threatened
White Woodpecker Melanerpes candidus Carpintero blanco
White-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes cactorum Carpintero de los Cardones
Checkered Woodpecker Picoides mixtus Carpintero Chorreado
White-spotted Woodpecker Veniliornis spilogaster Carpintero de Monte
Green-barred Woodpecker Colaptes melanochloros Carpintero Nuca Roja
Campo Flicker Colaptes campestris Carpintero de Campo
Crimson-crested Woodpecker Campephilus melanoleucos
Cream-backed Woodpecker Campephilus leucopogon Carpintero Negro
 
Passeriformes.: Furnariidae
Common Miner Geositta cunicularia Caminera
Scale-throated Earthcreeper Upucerthia dumetaria Bandurrita Rare/Accidental
Bar-winged Cinclodes Cinclodes fuscus Meneacola
Rufous Hornero Furnarius rufus Hornero
Curve-billed Reedhaunter Limnornis curvirostris Pareja de pico curvo
Straight-billed Reedhaunter Limnornis rectirostris Pajera de pico recto Near-threatened
Wren-like Rushbird Phleocryptes melanops Junquero
Tufted Tit-Spinetail Leptasthenura platensis Coludito Copetn
Bay-capped Wren-Spinetail Spartonoica maluroides Canastero enano Near-threatened
Chotoy Spinetail Schoeniophylax phryganophilus Chotoy
Rufous-capped Spinetail Synallaxis ruficapilla Coludito Corona Rojiza
Grey-bellied Spinetail Synallaxis cinerascens Coludito Plomizo
Sooty-fronted Spinetail Synallaxis frontalis Coludito Frente Parda
Pale-breasted Spinetail Synallaxis albescens
Chicli Spinetail Synallaxis spixi Coludito Boina Roja
Sulphur-bearded Spinetail Cranioleuca sulphurifera Coludito Garganta Amarilla
Stripe-crowned Spinetail Cranioleuca pyrrhophia Trepadorcito Ocrceo
Yellow-chinned Spinetail Certhiaxis cinnamomeus Coludito Rojizo
Hudson's Canastero Asthenes hudsoni Canastero Listado
Lesser Canastero Asthenes pyrrholeuca Canastero Chico
Short-billed Canastero Asthenes baeri Canastero Pico Corto
Little Thornbird Phacellodomus sibilatrix Espinero chico
Freckle-breasted Thornbird Phacellodomus striaticollis To-To
Greater Thornbird Phacellodomus ruber
Firewood-gatherer Anumbius annumbi Espinero Comn
Lark-like Brushrunner Coryphistera alaudina Copetn
Brown Cacholote  Pseudoseisura lophotes Hornern
Buff-browed Foliage-gleaner Syndactyla rufosuperciliata Trepador Chorreado
Sharp-tailed Streamcreeper Lochmias nematura Macuquio
Streaked Xenops Xenops rutilans
Olivaceous Woodcreeper Sittasomus griseicapillus Araero Olivceo
Scimitar-billed Woodcreeper Drymornis bridgesii Araero Grande
Narrow-billed Woodcreeper Lepidocolaptes angustirostris Araero Chico
Scaled Woodcreeper Lepidocolaptes squamatus Araero Escamado Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Thamnophilidae
Great Antshrike Taraba major
Rufous-capped Antshrike Thamnophilus ruficapillus Curruca Bataraz
Variable Antshrike Thamnophilus caerulescens Curruca Azulada
 
Passeriformes.: Conopophagidae
Rufous Gnateater Conopophaga lineata Chupadientes Castao
 
Passeriformes.: Cotingidae
White-tipped Plantcutter Phytotoma rutila Corta Rama
 
Passeriformes.: Tyrannidae
Large Elaenia Elaenia spectabilis Viudita Grande
White-crested Elaenia Elaenia albiceps Viudita Chilena
Small-billed Elaenia Elaenia parvirostris Viudita Pico Corto
Highland Elaenia Elaenia mesoleuca
Southern Beardless-Tyrannulet Elaenia obscura Viudita Oscura Rare/Accidental
Suiriri Flycatcher Camptostoma obsoletum Piojito Silbador
Yellow-billed Tit-Tyrant Suiriri suiriri Suirir
Sooty Tyrannulet Anairetes flavirostris
White-crested Tyrannulet Serpophaga nigricans Tiqui-Tiqui de Baado
White-bellied Tyrannulet Serpophaga subcristata Tiqui-Tiqui Comn
Sharp-tailed Tyrant Serpophaga munda Tiqui-Tiqui Vientre Blanco
Straneck's Tyrannulet Serpophaga griseicapilla    
Bearded Tachuri Culicivora caudacuta Tachur Coludo Vulnerable
Crested Doradito Polystictus pectoralis Tachur Canela Near-threatened
Warbling Doradito Pseudocolopteryx sclateri Doradito Crestado
Tawny-crowned Pygmy-Tyrant Pseudocolopteryx flaviventris Doradito de las Pajas
Mottle-cheeked Tyrannulet Euscarthmus meloryphus Mosqueta de Copete

Mottle-cheeked Tyrannulet

Phylloscartes ventralis Ligerito
Southern Scrub-Flycatcher Sublegatus modestus Viudita Gris
Many-colored Rush-Tyrant Tachuris rubrigastra Siete Colores de Laguna
Pearly-vented Tody-Tyrant Hemitriccus margaritaceiventer Mosqueta Ojo Dorado
Ochre-faced Tody-Flycatcher Poecilotriccus plumbeiceps Mosqueta Cara Canela
Yellow-olive Flycatcher Tolmomyias sulphurescens
Bran-colored Flycatcher Myiophobus fasciatus Mosqueta Corona Amarilla
Cliff Flycatcher Hirundinea ferruginea Viudita Colorada
Euler's Flycatcher Lathrotriccus euleri Mosqueta de Monte
Vermilion Flycatcher Pyrocephalus rubinus Churrinche
Austral Negrito Lessonia rufa Negrito
Spectacled Tyrant Hymenops perspicillatus Pico de Plata
Blue-billed Black-Tyrant Knipolegus cyanirostris Viudita Negra Comn
White-winged Black-Tyrant Knipolegus aterrimus Viudita Negra Ala Blanca
Crested Black-Tyrant Knipolegus lophotes Viudita negra de copete
Yellow-browed Tyrant Satrapa icterophrys Vinchero
Black-backed Water-Tyrant Fluvicola albiventer Viudita Blanca y Negra
White-headed Marsh-Tyrant Arundinicola leucocephala
Strange-tailed Tyrant Alectrurus risora Tijereta de las Pajas Vulnerable
Chocolate-vented Tyrant Neoxolmis rufiventris Viudita Chocolate
Grey Monjita Xolmis cinereus Escarchero
Black-crowned Monjita Xolmis coronatus Viudita Boina Negra
White Monjita Xolmis irupero Viudita Blanca Comn
Rusty-backed Monjita Xolmis rubetra Rare/Accidental
Black-and-white Monjita Xolmis dominicanus Viudita Blanca Cola Negra Vulnerable
Grey-bellied Shrike-Tyrant Agriornis micropterus
Lesser Shrike-Tyrant Agriornis murinus
Little Ground-Tyrant Muscisaxicola fluviatilis
Dark-faced Ground-Tyrant Muscisaxicola maclovianus Dormilona
Cattle Tyrant Machetornis rixosa Margarita
Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus Benteveo Comn
Streaked Flycatcher Myiodynastes maculatus Benteveo rayado
Variegated Flycatcher Empidonomus varius Suirir Rayado
Crowned Slaty Flycatcher Griseotyrannus aurantioatrocristatus Suirir Cabeza Negra
Tropical Kingbird Tyrannus melancholicus Benteveo Real
Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus Suirir Norteamericano Rare/Accidental
Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana Tijereta
Rufous Casiornis Casiornis rufus Burlisto Castao
Swainson's Flycatcher Myiarchus swainsoni Mosqueta Parda
Short-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus ferox
Brown-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus tyrannulus
White-naped Xenopsaris Xenopsaris albinucha Aamb Chico
Green-backed Becard Pachyramphus viridis Aamb Verde
White-winged Becard Pachyramphus polychopterus Anamb comn
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Golondrina Barranquera
White-rumped Swallow Tachycineta leucorrhoa Golondrina Rabadilla y Cejas Blancas
Chilean Swallow Tachycineta meyeni Golondrina Chilena
Purple Martin Progne subis
Gray-breasted Martin Progne chalybea
Southern Martin Progne elegans Golondrina Negra
Brown-chested Martin Progne tapera Golondrina parda
Blue-and-white Swallow Notiochelidon cyanoleuca Golondrina Riverea del Norte
Southern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx ruficollis Golondrina Cuello Rojizo
Tawny-headed Swallow Alopochelidon fucata Golondrina Cabeza Castaa
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Golondrina Tijereta
Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Golondrina Rabadilla Parda
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Short-billed Pipit Anthus furcatus Cachila Ua Corta
Yellowish Pipit Anthus lutescens Cahila Amarillenta
Correndera Pipit Anthus correndera Cachila Ua Larga
Hellmayr's Pipit Anthus hellmayri Cachila Plida
 
Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
House Wren Troglodytes aedon
Sedge Wren Cistothorus platensis Ratonera Aperdizada
 
Passeriformes.: Mimidae
Chalk-browed Mockingbird Mimus saturninus Calandria comn
Patagonian Mockingbird Mimus patagonicus Calandria patagnica Rare/Accidental
White-banded Mockingbird Mimus triurus Calandria Real
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Yellow-legged Thrush Platycichla flavipes Zorzal negro Rare/Accidental
Rufous-bellied Thrush Turdus rufiventris Zorzal Comn
Creamy-bellied Thrush Turdus amaurochalinus Sabi
White-necked Thrush Turdus albicollis Zorzal Paraguayo
 
Passeriformes.: Polioptilidae
Masked Gnatcatcher Polioptila dumicola Azulito
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Purplish Jay Cyanocorax cyanomelas Urraca morada
Azure Jay Cyanocorax caeruleus Urraca Azul Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Plush-crested Jay Cyanocorax chrysops Urraca Comn
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Gorrin Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild Pico de Lacre Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Vireonidae
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus Chiv Chiv
Rufous-browed Peppershrike Cyclarhis gujanensis Juan chiviro
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Purple-throated Euphonia Euphonia chlorotica Tangar Garganta Violcea
Violaceous Euphonia Euphonia violacea Tangar amarillo Rare/Accidental
Antillean Euphonia Euphonia musica Tangar Cabeza Celeste Rare/Accidental
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris Verdern Introduced species
Hooded Siskin Carduelis magellanica Cabecita Negra
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Cardelino Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Parulidae
Tropical Parula Parula pitiayumi Pitiayum
Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata Araero Estriado
Masked Yellowthroat Geothlypis aequinoctialis Araero cara negra
Golden-crowned Warbler Basileuterus culicivorus Araero Chico
White-rimmed Warbler Basileuterus leucoblepharus Araero Olivceo
 
Passeriformes.: Coerebidae
Bananaquit Coereba flaveola
 
Passeriformes.: Thraupidae
Ruby-crowned Tanager Tachyphonus coronatus Frutero Corona Roja Rare/Accidental
White-lined Tanager Tachyphonus rufus Frutero Negro
Black-goggled Tanager Trichothraupis melanops Frutero Corona Amarilla Rare/Accidental
Hepatic Tanager Piranga flava Frutero Rojo
Sayaca Tanager Thraupis sayaca Celestn
Blue-and-yellow Tanager Thraupis bonariensis Naranjero
Diademed Tanager Stephanophorus diadematus Cardenal Azul
Fawn-breasted Tanager Pipraeidea melanonota Viuva
Chestnut-backed Tanager Tangara preciosa Achar
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Many-colored Chaco-Finch Saltatricula multicolor Manchadito
Red-crested Finch Coryphospingus cucullatus Brasita de Fuego
Grey-hooded Sierra-Finch Phrygilus gayi Yal Cabeza Gris Rare/Accidental
Mourning Sierra-Finch Phrygilus fruticeti Yal negro Rare/Accidental
Black-crested Finch Lophospingus pusillus Cadete Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Reed-Finch Donacospiza albifrons Pajerita Cabeza Gris
Common Diuca-Finch Diuca diuca Diuca
Cinnamon Warbling-Finch Poospiza ornata Ladrillito Rare/Accidental
Black-and-rufous Warbling-Finch Poospiza nigrorufa Sietevestidos
Red-rumped Warbling-Finch Poospiza lateralis Monterita Rabadilla Roja
Ringed Warbling-Finch Poospiza torquata Vizcachita Rare/Accidental
Black-capped Warbling-Finch Poospiza melanoleuca Monterita Cabeza Negra
Blue-black Grassquit Volatinia jacarina Sierra-Sierra
Rusty-collared Seedeater Sporophila collaris Gargantillo de Collar
Double-collared Seedeater Sporophila caerulescens Gargantillo Comn
Capped Seedeater Sporophila bouvreuil Gargantillo de Capucha Rare/Accidental
Tawny-bellied Seedeater Sporophila hypoxantha Gargantillo Canela
Dark-throated Seedeater Sporophila ruficollis Gargantillo Castao Near-threatened
Marsh Seedeater Sporophila palustris Gargantillo de Baado Endangered
Chestnut Seedeater Sporophila cinnamomea Gargantillo Corona Gris Vulnerable
Narosky's Seedeater Sporophila zelichi Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Band-tailed Seedeater Catamenia analis Piquito de Oro Rare/Accidental
Uniform Finch Haplospiza unicolor Gigarra Rare/Accidental
Saffron Finch Sicalis flaveola Dorado
Grassland Yellow-Finch Sicalis luteola Misto
Wedge-tailed Grass-Finch Emberizoides herbicola
Great Pampa-Finch Embernagra platensis Cotorra de Baado
Yellow Cardinal Gubernatrix cristata Cardenal Amarillo Endangered
Red-crested Cardinal Paroaria coronata Cardenal Copete Rojo
Yellow-billed Cardinal Paroaria capitata Cardenal sin Copete
Stripe-capped Sparrow Aimophila strigiceps Chingolo Corona Castaa Rare/Accidental
Grassland Sparrow Ammodramus humeralis Chingolo de Tierra
Rufous-collared Sparrow Zonotrichia capensis Chingolo Comn
 
Passeriformes.: Cardinalidae
Greyish Saltator Saltator coerulescens Rey del Bosque Plomizo
Green-winged Saltator Saltator similis Rey del Bosque Verdoso
Golden-billed Saltator Saltator aurantiirostris Rey del Bosque Comn
Ultramarine Grosbeak Cyanocompsa brissonii Reina Mora
Glaucous-blue Grosbeak Cyanoloxia glaucocaerulea Azulejo
 
Passeriformes.: Icteridae
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Charlatn
Saffron-cowled Blackbird Xanthopsar flavus Dragn Vulnerable
Chestnut-capped Blackbird Chrysomus ruficapillus Garibaldino
Unicolored Blackbird Agelasticus cyanopus
Yellow-winged Blackbird Agelasticus thilius Alfrez
White-browed Blackbird Sturnella superciliaris Pecho colorado chico
Pampas Meadowlark Sturnella defilippii Pecho Colorado Grande Vulnerable
Screaming Cowbird Molothrus rufoaxillaris Tordo pico corto
Shiny Cowbird Molothrus bonariensis Tordo Comn
Epaulet Oriole Icterus cayanensis Tordo Cobijas Canela
Golden-winged Cacique Cacicus chrysopterus Boyero de alas amarillas
Solitary Cacique Cacicus solitarius Boyero Pico Hueso
Yellow-rumped Marshbird Pseudoleistes guirahuro Canario de la Sierra
Brown-and-yellow Marshbird Pseudoleistes virescens Pecho Amarillo
Scarlet-headed Blackbird Amblyramphus holosericeus Federal
Chopi Blackbird Gnorimopsar chopi Mirlo Charra
Bay-winged Cowbird Agelaioides badius Tordo msico

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