RESERVA LAS GRALARIAS

BIRD CHECKLIST

Updated March 2010

12 pages

Taxonomy based on The Birds of Ecuador by Ridgely and Greenfield, 2001.

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Tinamous

Tinamidae (1)

1

Little Tinamou

Crypturellus soui

 

 

 

 

Herons, Bitterns and Egrets

Ardeidae (2)

2

Fasciated Tiger-Heron

Tigrisoma fasciatum

3

Cattle Egret

Bubulcus ibis

 

 

 

 

American Vultures

Cathartidae (2)

4

Black Vulture

Coragyps atratus

5

Turkey Vulture

Cathartes aura

 

 

 

 

Kites, Eagles, Hawks and Osprey

Accipitridae (14)

6

Gray-headed Kite

Leptodon cayanensis

7

Hook-billed Kite

Chondrohierax uncinatus

8

Swallow-tailed Kite

Elanoides forficatus

9

Double-toothed Kite

Harpagus bidentatus

10

Plain-breasted Hawk

Accipiter ventralis

11

Tiny Hawk

Accipiter superciliosus

12

Bicolored Hawk

Accipiter bicolor

13

Plumbeous Hawk

Leucopternis plumbea

14

Barred Hawk

Leucopternis princeps

15

Roadside Hawk

Buteo magnirostris

16

White-rumped Hawk

Buteo leucorrhous

17

Broad-winged Hawk

Buteo platypterus

18

Short-tailed Hawk

Buteo brachyurus

19

Black-and-chestnut Eagle

Oroaetus isidori

 

 

 

 

Falcons and Caracaras

Falconidae (5)

20

Barred Forest-Falcon

Micrastur ruficollis

21

Plumbeous Forest-Falcon

Micrastur plumbeus

22

Collared Forest-Falcon

Micrastur semitorquatus

 
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23

American Kestrel

Falco sparverius

24

Bat Falcon

Falco rufigularis

 

 

 

 

Curassows, Guans and Chachalacas

Cracidae (2)

25

Crested Guan

Penelope purpurascens

26

Sickle-winged Guan

Chamaepetes goudotii

 

 

 

 

New World Quails

Odontophoridae (1)

27

Dark-backed Wood-Quail

Odontophorus melanonotus

 

 

 

 

Rails, Gallinules, and Coots

Rallidae (1)

28

White-throated Crake

Laterallus albigularis

 

 

 

 

Sandpipers, Snipes, and Phalaropes

Scolopacidae (3)

29

Spotted Sandpiper

Actitis macularia

30

Upland Sandpiper

Bartramia longicauda

31

Baird's Sandpiper

Calidris bairdii

 

 

 

 

Pigeons and Doves

Columbidae (7)

32

Band-tailed Pigeon

Columba fasciata

33

Ruddy Pigeon

Columba subvinacea

34

Plumbeous Pigeon

Columba plumbea

 35 

Dusky Pigeon

Columba goodsoni 

36

Ecuadorian Ground-Dove

Columbina buckleyi

37

White-tipped Dove

Leptotila verreauxi

38

White-throated Quail-Dove

Geotrygon frenara

 

 

 

 

Parrots and Macaws

Psittacidae (7)

39

Maroon-tailed Parakeet

Pyrrhura melanura

40

Barred Parakeet

Bolborhynchus lineola

41

Blue-fronted Parrotlet

Touit dilectissima

42

Red-billed Parrot

Pionus sordidus

43

White-capped Parrot

Pionus seniloides

 
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44

Bronze-winged Parrot

Pionus chalcopterus

45

Scaly-naped Amazon

Amazona mercenaria

 

 

 

 

Cuckoos and Anis

Cuculidae (3)

46

Squirrel Cuckoo

Piaya cayana

47

Little Cuckoo

Piaya minuta

48

Smooth-billed Ani

Crotophaga ani

 

 

 

 

Barn Owls

Tytonidae (1)

49

Barn Owl

Tyto alba

 

 

 

 

Typical Owls

Strigidae (4)

50

Rufescent Screech-Owl

Otus ingens

51

Cloud-forest Pygmy-Owl

Glaucidium nubicola

52

Black-and-white Owl

Strix nigrolineata

53

Mottled Owl

Strix virgata

 

 

 

 

Oilbirds

Steatornithidae (I)

54

Oilbird

Steatornis caripensis

 

 

 

 

Potoos

Nyctibiidae (1)

55

Common Potoo

Nyctibius griseus

 

 

 

 

Nightjars and Nighthawks

Caprimulgidae (4)

56

Rufous-bellied Nighthawk

Lurocalis rufiventris

57

Pauraque

Nyctidromus albicollis

58

Band-winged Nightjar

Caprimulgus longirostris

59

Lyre-tailed Nightjar

Uropsalis lyra

 

 

 

 

Swifts

Apodidae (4)

60

White-collared Swift

Streptoprocne zonaris

61

Chestnut-collared Swift

Cypseloides rutilus

62

Spot-fronted Swift

Cypseloides cherriei

63

Gray-rumped Swift

Chaetura cinereiventris

 

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Hummingbirds

Trochilidae (27)

64

Tawny-bellied Hermit

Phaethornis syrmatophorus

65

Green-fronted Lancebill

Doryfera ludovicae

66

White-necked Jacobin

Florisuga mellivora

67

Brown Violetear

Colibri delphinae

68

Green Violetear

Colibri thalassinus

69

Sparkling Violetear

Colibri coruscans

70

Rufous-tailed Hummingbird

Amazilia tzacatl

71

Andean Emerald

Amazilia franciae

72

Speckled Hummingbird

Adelomyia melanogenys

73

Purple-bibbed Whitetip

Urosticte benjamini

74

Empress Brilliant

Heliodoxa imperatrix

75

Green-crowned Brilliant

Heliodoxa jacula

76

Fawn-breasted Brilliant

Heliodoxa rubinoides

77

White-tailed Hillstar

Urochroa bougueri

78

Brown Inca

Coeligena wilsoni

79

Collared Inca

Coeligena torquata

80

Buff-tailed Coronet

Boissonneaua flavescens

81

Velvet-purple Coronet

Boissonneaua jardini

82

Gorgeted Sunangel

Heliangelus strophianus

83

Black-breasted Puffleg

Eriocnemis nigrivestis

84

Hoary Puffleg

Haplophaedia lugens

85

Booted Racket-tail

Ocreatus underwoodii

86

Long-tailed Sylph

Aglaiocercus kingi

87

Violet-tailed Sylph

Aglaiocercus coelestis

88

Wedge-billed Hummingbird

Schistes geoffroyi

89

Purple-throated Woodstar

Calliphlox mitchellii

90

White-bellied Woodstar

Chaetocercus mulsant

 

 

 

 

Trogons and Quetzals

Trogonidae (4)

91

Crested Quetzal

Pharomachrus antisianus

92

Golden-headed Quetzal

Pharomachrus auriceps

93

Chocó Trogon

Trogon comptus

94

Masked Trogon

Trogon personatus

 
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Motmots

Momotidae (1)

95

Rufous Motmot

Baryphthengus martii

 

 

 

 

Puffbirds

Bucconidae (2)

96

Barred Puffbird

Nystalus radiatus

97

White-faced Nunbird

Hapaloptila castanea

 

 

 

 

New World Barbets

Capitonidae (2)

98

Red-headed Barbet

Eubucco bourcierii

99

Toucan Barbet

Semnornis ramphastinus

 

 

 

 

Toucans

Ramphastidae (4)

100

Crimson-rumped Toucanet

Aulacorhynchus haematopygus

101

Pale-mandibled Araçari

Pteroglossus erythropygius

102

Plate-billed Mountain-Toucan

Andigena laminirostris

103

Chestnut-mandibled Toucan

Ramphastos swainsonii

 

 

 

 

Woodpeckers and Piculets

Picidae (6)

104

Crimson-mantled Woodpecker

Piculus rivolii

105

Lineated Woodpecker

Dryocopus lineatus

106

Golden-olive Woodpecker

Piculus rubiginosus

107

Smoky-brown Woodpecker

Veniliornis fumigatus

108

Yellow-vented Woodpecker

Veniliornis dignus

109

Powerful Woodpecker

Campephilus pollens

 

 

 

 

Ovenbirds

Furnariidae (18)

110

Pacific Hornero

Furnarius cinnamomeus

111

Azara' s Spinetail

Synallaxis azarae

112

Slaty Spinetail

Synallaxis brachyura

113

Rufous Spinetail

Synallaxis unirufa

114

Red-faced Spinetail

Cranioleuca erythrops

115

Streaked Tuftedcheek

Pseudocolaptes boissonneautii

116

Pacific Tuftedcheek

Pseudocolaptes johnsoni

 

 

 

 
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117

Pearled Treerunner

Margarornis squamiger

118

Spotted Barbtail

Premnoplex brunnescens

119

Rusty-winged Barbtail

Premnornis guttuligera

120

Lineated Foliage-gleaner

Syndactyla subalaris

121

Scaly-throated Foliage-gleaner

Anabacerthia variegaticeps

122

Buff-fronted Foliage-gleaner

Philydor rufus

 123

Flammulated Treehunter

Thripadectes flammulatus

124

Striped Treehunter

Thripadectes holostictus

125

Streak-capped Treehunter

Thripadectes virgaticeps

126

Uniform Treehunter

Thripadectes ignobilis

127

Tawny-throated Leaftosser

Sclerurus mexicanus

 

 

 

 

Woodcreepers

Dendrocolaptidae (6)

128

Tyrannine Woodcreeper

Dendrocincla tyrannina

129

Plain-brown Woodcreeper

Dendrocinda fuliginosa

130

Wedge-billed Woodcreeper

Glyphorynchus spirurus

131

Strong-billed Woodcreeper

Xiphocolaptes  promeropirhynchus

132

Spotted Woodcreeper

Xiphorhynchus erythropygius

133

Montane Woodcreeper

Lepidocolaptes lachrymiger

 

 

 

 

Typical Antbirds

Thamnophilidae (4)

134

Uniform Antshrike

Thamnophilus unicolor

135

Slaty Antwren

Myrmotherula schisticolor

136

Long-tailed Antbird

Drymophila caudata

137

Immaculate Antbird

Myrmeciza immaculata

 

 

 

 

Ground Antbirds

Formicariidae (7)

138

Rufous-breasted Antthrush

Formicarius rufipectus

139

Giant Antpitta

Grallaria gigantea

140

Scaled Antpitta

Grallaria guatimalensis

141

Moustached Antpitta

Grallaria alleni

142

Chestnut-crowned Antpitta

Grallaria ruficapilla

143

Yellow-breasted Antpitta

Grallaria flavotincta

144

Ochre-breasted Antpitta

Grallaricula flavirostris

 
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Tapaculos

Rhinocryptidae (3)

145

Nariño Tapaculo

Scytalopus vicinior

146

Spillmann's Tapaculo

Scytalopus spillmanni

147

Ocellated Tapaculo

Acropternis orthonyx

 

 

 

 

Tyrant Flycatchers

Tyrannidae (32)

148

Black-capped Tyrannulet

Phyllomyias nigrocapillus

149

Ashy-headed Tyrannulet

Phyllomyias cinereiceps

150

Golden-faced Tyrannulet

Zimmerius chrysops

151

Southern Beardless-Tyrannulet

Camptostoma obsoletum

152

Lesser Elaenia

Elaenia chiriquensis

 153

Sierran Elaenia

Elaenia pallatangae

154

White-tailed Tyrannulet

Mecocerculus poecilocercus

155

Rufous-winged Tyrannulet

Mecocerculus calopterus

156

Streak-necked Flycatcher

Mionectes striaticollis

157

Marble-faced Bristle-Tyrant

Pogonotriccus ophthalmicus

158

Bronze-olive Pygmy-Tyrant

Pseudotriccus pelzelni

159

Rufous-headed Pygmy-Tyrant

Pseudotriccus ruficeps

160

Rufous-crowned Tody-Flycatcher

Poecilotriccus ruficeps

161

Common Tody-Flycatcher

Todirostrum cinereum

162

Ornate Flycatcher

Myiotriccus ornatus

163

Tawny-breasted Flycatcher

Myiobius villosus

164

Flavescent Flycatcher

Myiophobus flavicans

165

Cinnamon Flycatcher

Pyrrhomyias cinnamomea

166

Western Wood-Pewee

Contopus sordidulus

167

Smoke-colored Pewee

Contopus fumigatus

168

Olive-sided Flycatcher

Contopus cooperi

169

Slaty-backed Chat-Tyrant

Ochthoeca cinnamomeiventris

170

Yellow-bellied Chat-Tyrant

Ochthoeca diadema

171

Bright-rumped Attila

Attila spadiceus

172

Dusky-capped Flycatcher

Myiarchus tuberculifer

173

Boat-billed Flycatcher

Megarynchus pitangua

174

Golden-crowned Flycatcher

Myiodynastes chrysocephalus

 
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175

Tropical Kingbird

Tyrannus melancholicus

176

Barred Becard

Pachyramphus versicolor

177

Cinnamon Becard

Pachyramphus cinnamomeus

178

White-winged Becard

Pachyramphus polychopterus

179

Black-and-white Becard

Pachyramphus albogriseus

180

One-colored Becard

Platypsaris homochrous

181

Masked Tityra

Tityra semifasciata

 

 

 

 

Cotingas

Cotingidae (6)

182

Red-crested Cotinga

Ampelion rubrocristatus

183

Green-and-black Fruiteater

Pipreola riefferii

184

Orange-breasted Fruiteater

Pipreola jucunda

185

Scaled Fruiteater

Ampelioides tschudii

186

Olivaceous Piha

Snowornis cryptolophus

187

Andean Cock-of-the-rock

Rupicola peruviana

 

 

 

 

Manakins

Pipridae (2)

188

Golden-winged Manakin

Masius chrysopterus

189

Club-winged Manakin

Machaeropterus deliciosus

 

 

 

 

Jays

Corvidae (2)

190

Turquoise Jay

Cyanolyca turcosa

191

Beautiful Jay

Cyanolyca pulchra

 

 

 

 

Vireos

Vireonidae (4)

192

Black-billed Peppershrike

Cyclarhis nigrirostris

193

Red-eyed Vireo

Vireo olivaceus

194

Brown-capped Vireo

Vireo leucophrys

195

Lesser Greenlet

Hylophilus decurtatus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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Thrushes

Turdidae (8)

196

Andean Solitaire

Myadestes ralloides

197

Black Solitare

Entomodestes coracinus

198

Slaty-backed Nightingale-Thrush

Catharus fuscater

199

Swainson's Thrush

Catharus ustulatus

200

Pale-eyed Thrush

Platycichla leucops

201

Great Thrush

Turdus fuscater

202

Glossy-black Thrush

Turdus serranus

203

Ecuadorian Thrush

Turdus maculirostris

 

 

 

 

Dippers

Cinclidae (l)

204

White-capped Dipper

Cinclus leucopcephalus

 

 

 

 

Swallows and Martins

Hirundinidae (3)

205

Blue-and-white Swallow

Notiochelidon cyanoleuca

206

Southern Rough-winged Swallow

Stelgidopteryx ruficollis

207

Barn Swallow

Hirundo rustica

 

 

 

 

Wrens

Troglodytidae (5)

208

Sepia-brown Wren

Cinnycerthia olivascens

209

Plain-tailed Wren

Thryothorus euophrys

210

House Wren

Troglodytes aedon

211

Mountain Wren

Troglodytes solstitialis

212

Gray-breasted Wood-Wren

Henicorhina leucophrys

 

 

 

 

New World Warblers

Parulidae (10)

213

Tropical Parula

Parula pitiayumi

214

Cerulean Warbler

Dendroica cerulea

215

Blackburnian Warbler

Dendroica fusca

216

Black-and-white Warbler

Mniotilta varia

217

Olive-crowned Yellowthroat

Geothlypis semiflava

218

Slate-throated Whitestart

Myioborus miniatus

219

Spectacled Whitestart

Myioborus melanocephalus

220

Black-crested Warbler

Basileuterus nigrocristatus

 

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221

Three-striped Warbler

Basileuterus tristriatus

222

Russet-crowned Warbler

Basileuterus coronatus

 

 

 

 

Tanagers, Honeycreepers, Bananaquit and Plushcap

Thraupidae (33)

223

Capped Conebill

Conirostrum albifrons

224

Bluish Flowerpiercer

Diglossopis caerulescens

225

Masked Flowerpiercer

Diglossopis cyanea

226

Black Flowerpiercer

Diglossa humeralis

227

White-sided Flowerpiercer

Diglossa albilatera

228

Rufous-chested Tanager

Thlypopsis ornata

229

Fawn-breasted Tanager

Pipraeidea melanonota

230

Yellow-collared Chlorophonia

Chlorophonia flavirostris

231

Orange-bellied Euphonia

Euphonia xanthogaster

232

Glistening-green Tanager

Chlorochrysa phoenicotis

233

Golden Tanager

Tangara arthus

234

Flame-faced Tanager

Tangara parzudakii

235

Golden-naped Tanager

Tangara ruficervix

236

Metallic-green Tanager

Tangara labradorides

237

Beryl-spangled Tanager

Tangara nigroviridis

238

Blue-and-black Tanager

Tangara vassorii

239 

Blue-necked Tanager

Tangara cyanicollis

240

Black-capped Tanager

Tangara heinei

241 

Golden-crowned Tanager

Iridosornis

242

Blue-winged Mountain-Tanager

Anisognathus somptuosus

243

Black-chinned Mountain-Tanager

Anisognathus notabilis

 244

Hooded Mountain-Tanager

Buthraupis montana

245

Grass-green Tanager

Chlorornis riefferii

246

Blue-gray Tanager

Thraupis episcopus

247

Palm Tanager

Thraupis palmarum

248

Blue-capped Tanager

Thraupis cyanocephala

249

Lemon-rumped Tanager

Ramphocelus icteronotus

250

Summer Tanager

Piranga rubra

251

White-winged Tanager

Piranga leucoptera

252

White-lined Tanager

Tachyphonus rufus

 

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253

Dusky Bush-Tanager

Chlorospingus semifuscus

254

Western Hemispingus

Hemispingus ochraceus

255

Plushcap

Catamblyrhynchus diadema

 

 

 

 

Saltators, Grosbeaks and Cardinals

Cardinalidae (4)

256

Buff-throated Saltator

Saltator maximus

257

Black- winged Saltator

Saltator atripennis

258

Southern Yellow-Grosbeak

Pheucticus chrysogaster

259

Blue-black Grosbeak

Cyanocompsa cyanoides

 

 

 

 

Emberizine Finches

Emberizidae (14)

260

Blue-black Grassquit

Volatinia jacarina

261

Yellow-faced Grassquit

Tiaris olivacea

262

Black-and-white Seedeater

Sporophila luctuosa

263

Yellow-bellied Seedeater

Sporophila nigricollis

264

Blue Seedeater

Amaurospiza concolor

265

Slaty Finch

Haplospiza rustica

266 

Rufous-naped Brush-Finch

Atlapetes latinuchus

267

Tricolored Brush-Finch

Atlapetes tricolor

268

White-winged Brush-Finch

Atlapetes leucopterus

269

Chestnut-capped Brush-Finch

Buarremon brunneinuchus

270

Olive Finch

Lysurus castaneiceps

271

Black-striped Sparrow

Arremonops conirostris

272

Rufous-collared Sparrow

Zonotrichia capensis

 

 

 

 

American Orioles and Blackbirds

Icteridae (3)

273

Russet-backed Oropendola

Psarocolius angustifrons

274

Shiny Cowbird

Molothrus bonariensis

275

Giant Cowbird

Molothrus oryzivorus

 

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Cardueline Finches

Fringillidae (1)

276

Yellow-bellied Siskin

Carduelis xanthogastra

 

 

 

 

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