Possible Species

The following are species we have typically seen on this trip.


Greater Rhea

Undulated Tinamou

Southern Screamer

White-faced Whistling-Duck

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck

Muscovy Duck

Brazilian Teal

Chaco Chachalaca

Chestnut-bellied Guan

Blue-throated Piping-Guan

Red-throated Piping-Guan

Bare-faced Curassow


Wood Stork

Neotropic Cormorant


Rufescent Tiger-Heron

Cocoi Heron

Great Egret

Snowy Egret

Little Blue Heron

Cattle Egret

Striated Heron

Whistling Heron

Capped Heron

Black-crowned Night-Heron

Boat-billed Heron

Green Ibis

Bare-faced Ibis

Plumbeous Ibis

Buff-necked Ibis

Roseate Spoonbill

Black Vulture

Turkey Vulture

Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture

Black-collared Hawk

Snail Kite

Crane Hawk

Savanna Hawk

Great Black Hawk

Roadside Hawk


Gray-cowled Wood-Rail

Spotted Rail


Black-necked Stilt

Pied Lapwing

Southern Lapwing

Collared Plover

Wattled Jacana

South American Snipe

Yellow-billed Tern

Large-billed Tern

Black Skimmer

Rock Pigeon

Pale-vented Pigeon

Picazuro Pigeon

Ruddy Ground-Dove

Scaled Dove

Picui Ground-Dove

Long-tailed Ground-Dove

White-tipped Dove

Gray-fronted Dove

Eared Dove

Guira Cuckoo

Smooth-billed Ani

Striped Cuckoo

Little Cuckoo

Squirrel Cuckoo

Tropical Screech-Owl

Great Horned Owl

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl

Nacunda Nighthawk

Band-tailed Nighthawk

Common Pauraque

Great Potoo

Planalto Hermit

Fork-tailed Woodnymph

Glittering-throated Emerald

Blue-crowned Trogon

Amazonian Motmot

Ringed Kingfisher

Amazon Kingfisher

Green Kingfisher

American Pygmy Kingfisher

Black-fronted Nunbird

Rufous-tailed Jacamar

Chestnut-eared Aracari

Toco Toucan

White-wedged Piculet

White Woodpecker

Little Woodpecker

Golden-green Woodpecker

Green-barred Woodpecker

Campo Flicker

Cream-colored Woodpecker

Lineated Woodpecker

Crimson-crested Woodpecker

Red-legged Seriema

Southern Caracara

Yellow-headed Caracara

Laughing Falcon

American Kestrel

Aplomado Falcon

Bat Falcon

Monk Parakeet

Yellow-chevroned Parakeet

Turquoise-fronted Parrot

Orange-winged Parrot

Hyacinth Macaw

Peach-fronted Parakeet

Yellow-collared Macaw

White-eyed Parakeet

Great Antshrike

Barred Antshrike

Planalto Slaty-Antshrike

Plain Antvireo

Large-billed Antwren

Rusty-backed Antwren

Mato Grosso Antbird

Great Rufous Woodcreeper

Buff-throated Woodcreeper

Straight-billed Woodcreeper

Red-billed Scythebill

Narrow-billed Woodcreeper

Pale-legged Hornero

Rufous Hornero

Greater Thornbird

Rusty-backed Spinetail

Rufous Cacholote

Yellow-chinned Spinetail

Chotoy Spinetail

White-lored Spinetail

Southern Beardless Tyrannulet

Subtropical Doradito

Forest Elaenia

Southern Scrub-Flycatcher

Plain Tyrannulet

Tawny-crowned Pygmy-Tyrant

Pearly-vented Tody-Tyrant

Rusty-fronted Tody-Flycatcher

Common Tody-Flycatcher

Yellow-olive Flycatcher

Fuscous Flycatcher

Vermilion Flycatcher

White-rumped Monjita

Black-backed Water-Tyrant

White-headed Marsh Tyrant

Cattle Tyrant

Rufous Casiornis

Swainson’s Flycatcher

Short-crested Flycatcher

Brown-crested Flycatcher

Lesser Kiskadee

Great Kiskadee

Boat-billed Flycatcher

Rusty-margined Flycatcher

Streaked Flycatcher

Tropical Kingbird

Helmeted Manakin

Black-crowned Tityra

Rufous-browed Peppershrike

Ashy-headed Greenlet

Purplish Jay

Southern Rough-winged Swallow

Gray-breasted Martin

Brown-chested Martin

White-winged Swallow

Thrush-like Wren

Moustached Wren

Buff-breasted Wren

Masked Gnatcatcher

Black-capped Donacobius

Rufous-bellied Thrush

Creamy-bellied Thrush

Chalk-browed Mockingbird

Yellowish Pipit

Masked Yellowthroat

Tropical Parula

Golden-crowned Warbler (white bellied)

Flavescent Warbler

Red-crested Cardinal

Yellow-billed Cardinal

Hooded Tanager

Orange-headed Tanager

Grey-headed Tanager

Silver-beaked Tanager

Sayaca Tanager

Palm Tanager

Chestnut-vented Conebill

Saffron Finch

Blue-black Grassquit

White-bellied Seedeater

Chestnut-bellied Seed-Finch

Double-collared Seedeater

Rusty-collared Seedeater

Red-crested Finch


Grayish Saltator

Saffron-billed Sparrow

Red-breasted Meadowlark

White-browed Meadowlark

Crested Oropendola

Solitary Black Cacique

Yellow-rumped Cacique

Epaulet Oriole

Orange-backed Troupial

Shiny Cowbird

Giant Cowbird

Scarlet-headed Blackbird

Chopi Blackbird

Grayish Baywing

Unicolored Blackbird

Purple-throated Euphonia

House Sparrow