Costa Rica Biodiversity

Quepos Manuel Antonio birds

 

This page is it about bird species found in Palmas Pacifica Real Estate with basic information about the types of different groups of organisms in Costa Rica. The scientific name is presented with Costa Rican common name.

  • Scientific name
  • Common name
Red-lored Amazon, Red-lored Parrot
Amazona autumnalis
Loro Frentirrojo
Mealy Amazon, Mealy Parrot
Amazona farinosa
Loro Verde
Orange-fronted Parakeet, Orange-fronted Conure, Half-moon Conure
Aratinga canicularis
Perico Frentinaranja
Finsch's Parakeet, Finsch's Conure, Crimson-fronted Parakeet
Aratinga finschi
Perico Frentirrojo
Great Blue Heron
Ardea herodias
Garza Ceniza
Cattle Egret
Bubulcus ibis
Garcilla Bueyera
Swainson's Hawk, Grasshopper Hawk, Locust Hawk
Buteo swainsoni
Gavilán de Swainson
Northern Caracara, Crested Caracara, Northern Crested Caracara, Audubon's Caracara
Caracara cheriway
Caracara
Great Egret, Ardea alba, Great White Egret, Common Egret, White Heron, Great White Heron
Casmerodius albus
Garza Blanca
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Zopilote cabecirrojo
Belted Kingfisher, Megaceryle alcyon,
Ceryle alcyon
Martin Pescador
Ringed Kingfisher, Megaceryle torquata
Ceryle torquata
Martín Pescador
Black Vulture, American Black Vulture
Coragyps atratus
Zoncho
Turquoise Cotinga, Ridgway's Cotinga
Cotinga ridgwayi
Cotinga turquesa
Brown Jay, Psilorhinus morio
Cyanocorax morio
Piapia
Black-bellied Whistling Duck, Black-bellied Tree Duck
Dendrocygna autumnalis
Pichiche
Lineated Woodpecker
Dryocopus lineatus
Carpintero lineado
Little Blue Heron
Egretta caerulea
Garza Azul
Common Moorhen
Gallinula chloropus
Gallareta Frentiroja
Laughing Falcon, Snake Hawk
Herpetotheres cachinnans
Guaco
Baltimore Oriole
Icterus galbula
Cacique veranero
Gray-headed Kite
Leptodon cayanensis
Gavilán Cabecigris
Grey-chested Dove
Leptotila cassini
Paloma Pechigris
Orange-collared Manakin
Manacus aurantiacus
Hombrecillo
Grey-headed Chachalaca
Ortalis cinereiceps
Chachalaca
White-crowned Parrot, White-crowned Pionus
Pionus senilis
Loro Corniblanco
Great Kiskadee
Pitangus sulphuratus
Pecho Amarillo
Roseate Spoonbill
Platalea ajaja
Espátula Rosada
American Purple Gallinule
Porphyrio martinica
Gallina de Agua
Fiery-billed Aracari
Pteroglossus frantzii
Cusingo
Barred Antshrike
Thamnophilus doliatus
Espátula Rosada
Blue-grey Tanager
Thraupis episcopus
Viudita
Palm Tanager
Thraupis palmarum
Tangara Palmera
Bare-throated Tiger Heron
Tigrisoma mexicanum
Garza Tigre
Masked Tityra
Tityra semifasciata
Viudita
White-collared Swift
Streptoprocne zonaris
Galondrón
White-tailed Hawk
Buteo albicaudatus
Gavilán Sabanero
Roadside Hawk
Buteo magnirostris
Gavilán Chapulinero
Grey Hawk, Grey-lined Hawk
Buteo nitidus
Gavilán Pollero
Broad-winged Hawk
Buteo platypterus
Gavilán Aludo
Snowy Egret
Egretta thula
Gaceta Nivosa
Chestnut-mandibled Toucan, Swainson’s Toucan
Ramphastos swainsonii
Gran Curré Negro
Vaux's Swift
Chaetura vauxi
Vencejo Común
Green Kingfisher
Chloroceryle americana
Martín Pescador
Blue Ground Dove
Claravis pretiosa
Tortolita Azulada
Ruddy Ground Dove
Columbina talpacoti
Tortolita
Bat Falcon
Falco rufigularis
Halcón Cueliblanco
Yellow-crowned Euphonia
Euphonia luteicapilla
Euforia Coroniamarilla
Red-crowned Woodpecker
Melanerpes rubricapillus
Carpintero Nuguirrojo
Blue-crowned Motmot
Momotus momota
Bobo
Wood Stork, Wood Ibis
Mycteria americana
Garzón
Pauraque
Nyctidromus albicollis
Cuyeo
Spectacled Owl
Pulsatrix perspicillata
Oropopo
American White Ibis
Eudocimus albus
Espátula Rosada
   

 

 

List of organisms observed in Palmas Pacifica Property and surrounding, Quepos, Aguirre, Puntarenas.

 

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