BIRDS OF ECUADOR

PODICIPEDIFORMES

GREBES

  • Silvery Grebe (Podiceps occipitalis)
  • Sungrebe (Heliornis fulica)

    GRUIFORMES


    RAILS

  • Andean Coot (Fulica rdesiaca)
  • Purple Gallinule (Porphyrula martinica)
  • Azure Gallinule (Porphyrula martinica)
  • Grey-winged Trumpeter (Psophia crepitans)
  • SULIFORMES

    PELICANS, BOOBIES & ANHINGA

  • Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis)
  • Blue-footed Booby (Sula nebouxii)
  • Nazca Booby (Sula granti)
  • Red-footed Booby (Sula sula)
  • Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga)

    PHAETHONTIFORMES

  • Magnificent Frigatebird (Fregata magnificens)

    PELICANIFORMES

    HERONS AND ALLIES


  • Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi)
  • Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
  • Great Egret (Ardea alba)
  • Capped Heron (Pilherodius pileatus)
  • Snowy Egret (Egretta thula)
  • Striated Heron (Butorides striatus)
  • Rufescent Tiger-Heron (Tigrisoma lineatum)
  • Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea)
  • Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis)
  • Black-faced Ibis (Theristicus melanopis)

    EURYPYGIFORMES

  • Sunbittern (Eurypaga helias)
  • CHARADRIFORMES

    SHOREBIRDS

  • Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca)
  • Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes)
  • Wandering Tattler (Tringa incana)
  • Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla)
  • Semipalmated Sandpiper (Calidris pusilla)
  • Western Sandpiper (Calidris mauri)
  • Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularia)
  • Pied Plover (Vanellus cayanus)
  • Collared Plover (Charadrius collaris)
  • Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus)
  • Gray Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
  • Andean Lapwing (Vanellus resplendens)
  • Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus
  • Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)
  • GULLS & TERNS

  • Andean Gull (Larus serranus)
  • Gray-hooded Gull (Larus cirrocephalus)
  • Yellow-billed Tern (Sterna superciliaris)
  • Large-billed Tern (Phaetusa simplex)
  • ANSERIFORMES

    WATERFOWL

  • Andean Teal (Anas andium)
  • Yellow-billed Pintail (Anas georgica)
  • Andean Ruddy-Duck (Oxyura ferruginea)
  • Torrent Duck (Merganetta armata)

    FALCONIFORMES

    RAPTORS

  • Gray Hawk (Buteo nitidus)
  • Roadside Hawk (Buteo magnirostris)
  • Variable Hawk (Buteo polyosoma)
  • American Kestrel (Falco sparverius)
  • Plumbeous Kite (Ictinia plumbea)
  • Swallow-tailed Kite (Elanoides forficatus)
  • Double-toothed Kite (Harpagus bidentatus)
  • Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus)
  • King Vulture (Sarcoramphus papa)
  • Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura)
  • Carunculated Caracara (Phalcoboenus carunculatus)

    STRIGOFORMES

    OWLS

  • Black-banded Owl (Strix huhula)
  • Crested Owl (Lophostrix cristata)
  • Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum)
  • Rufous-banded Owl (Ciccaba albitarsis)
  • Tawny-bellied Screech-Owl (Otus watsonii)
  • Tropical Screech-Owl (Otus choliba)
  • GALLIFORMES

    GAME BIRDS

  • Rufous-headed Chachalaca (Ortalis erythroptera)
  • Speckled Chachalaca (Ortalis guttata)
  • Rufous-bellied Seedsnipe (Attagis gayi)
  • Dark-backed Wood-Quail (Odontophorus melanonotus)
  • Common Piping-Guan (Pipile pipile)
  • Sickle-winged Guan (Chamaepetes goudotii)
  • CAPRIMULGIFORMES

    NIGHTJARS & POTOOS

  • Lesser Nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis)
  • Sand-coloured Nighthawk (Chordeiles rupestris)
  • Ladder-tailed Nightjar (Hydropsalis climacocerca)
  • Great Potoo (Nyctibius grandis)
  • Rufous Potoo (Nyctibius bracteatus)
  • Common Potoo (Nyctibius griseus)
  • COLUMBIFORMES

    PIGEONS & DOVES

  • Pale-vented Pigeon (Columba cayennensis)
  • Plumbeous Pigeon (Columba plumbea)
  • Rock Dove (Columba livia)
  • White-throated Quail-Dove (Geotrygon frenata)
  • Croaking Ground-Dove (Columbiana cruziana)
  • Black-winged Ground-Dove (Metriopelia melanoptera)

    PSITTACIFORMES
  • PARROTS

  • Blue-headed Parrot (Pionus menstruus)
  • Black-headed Parrot (Pionites melanocephalus)
  • Orange-cheeked Parrot (Pyrilia barrabandi)
  • Mealy Amazon (Amazona farinosa)
  • Orange-winged Amazon (Amazona amazonica)
  • Yellow-crowned Amazon (Amazona ochrocephala)
  • Pacific Parrotlet (Forpus coelestis)
  • Scarlet-shouldered Parrotlet (Touit huetii)
  • Cobalt-winged Parakeet (Brotogeris cyanoptera)
  • Dusky-headed Parakeet (Aratinga weddellii)
  • Gray-cheeked Parakeet (Brotogeris pyrrhopterus)
  • White-breasted Parakeet (Pyrrhura albipectus)
  • Chestnut-fronted Macaw (Ara severus)
  • Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao)
  • CORACIIFORMES

    MOTMOTS & KINGFISHERS
  • Rufous Motmot (Baryphthengus martii)
  • Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona)
  • American Pygmy Kingfisher (Chloroceryle aenea)
  • Green-and-Rufous Kingfisher (Chloroceyle inda)
  • Green Kingfisher (Chloroceryle americana)
  • Ringed Kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata)

  • TROGONIFORMES


    TROGONS
  • Amazonian White-tailed Trogon (Trogon viridis)
  • Black-tailed Trogon (Trogon melanurus)
  • Collared Trogon (Trogon collaris)
  • Choco Trogon (Trogon comptus)
  • Masked Trogon (Trogon personatus assimilis)
  • Northern Violaceous Trogon (Trogon caligatus)
  • Western White-tailed Trogon (Trogon chionurus)
  • Crested Quetzal (Pharomachrus antisianus)
  • Golden-headed Quetzal (Pharomachrus auriceps)

  • GALBULIFORMES

    JACAMARS & PUFFBIRDS

  • Coppery-chested Jacamar (Galbula pastazae)
  • Rufous-tailed Jacamar (Galbula ruficauda)
  • Great Jacamar (Jacamerops aureus)
  • White-eared Jacamar (Galbalcyrhynchus leucotis)
  • White-whiskered Puffbird (Malacoptila panamensis)
  • Pied Puffbird (Notharchus tectus)
  • Chestnut-capped Puffbird (Bucco macrodactylus)
  • APODIFORMES

    HUMMINGBIRDS

  • Amazilia Hummingbird (Amazilia amazilia)
  • Andean Emerald (Amazilia franciae)
  • Glittering-throated Emerald (Amazilia Fimbriata)
  • Purple-chested Hummingbird (Amazilia rosenbergi)
  • Rufous-tailed Hummingbird (Amazilia tzacatl)
  • Giant Hummingbird (Patagona gigas)
  • Many-spotted Hummingbird (Taphrospilus hypostictus)
  • Speckled Hummingbird (Adelomyia melanogenys)
  • Sword-billed Hummingbird (Ensifera ensifera)
  • Violet-bellied Hummingbird (Damophila julie)
  • Violet-headed Hummingbird (Klais guimeti)
  • Black-throated Brilliant (Heliodoxa schreibersii)
  • Empress Brilliant (Heliodoxa imperatrix)
  • Fawn-breasted Brilliant (Heliodoxa rubinoides)
  • Green-crowned Brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula)
  • Violet-fronted Brilliant (Helidoxa leadbeateri)
  • Buff-tailed Coronet (Boissonneaua flavescens)
  • Chestnut-breasted Coronet (Boissonneaua matthewsii)
  • Velvet-purple Coronet (Boissonneaua jardini)
  • Blue-tailed Emerald (Chlorostilbon mellisugus)
  • Western Emerald (Chlorostilbon melanorhyncus)
  • Bronzy Inca (Coeligena coeligena)
  • Brown Inca (Coeligena wilsoni)
  • Collared Inca (Coeligena torquata)
  • Buff-winged Starfrontlet (Coeligena lutetiae)
  • Rainbow Starfrontlet (Coeligena iris)
  • Ecuadorian Hillstar (Oreotrochilus chimborazo)
  • White-tailed Hillstar (Urochroa bougueri)
  • Tyrian Metaltail (Metallura tyrianthina)
  • Violet-throated Metaltail (Metallura baroni)
  • Viridian Metaltail (Metallura williami)
  • Golden-breasted Puffleg (Eriocnemis mosquera)
  • Saphire-vented Puffleg (Eriocnemis luciani)
  • Hoary Puffleg (Haplophaedia lugens)
  • Amethyst-throated Sunangel (Heliangelus amethysticollis)
  • Flame-throated Sunangel (Heliangelus micraster)
  • Gorgeted Sunangel (Heliangelus stropianus)
  • Purple-throated Sunangel (Heliangelus viola)
  • Tourmaline Sunangel (Heliangelus exortis)
  • Violet-tailed Sylph (Aglaiocercus coelestis)
  • Long-tailed Sylph (Aglaiocercus kingi)
  • Blue-mantled Thornbill (Chalcostigma stanleyi)
  • Rufous-capped Thornbill (Chalcostigma ruficeps)
  • Rainbow-bearded Thornbill (Chalcostigma herrani)
  • Green Thorntail (Popelairia langsdorffi)
  • Wire-crested Thorntail (Popelairia popelairii)
  • Green-tailed Trainbearer (Lesbia nuna)
  • Black-tailed Trainbearer (Lesbia victoriae)
  • Brown Violetear (Colibri delphinae)
  • Sparkling Violetear (Colibri coruscans)
  • Green-crowned Woodnymph (Thalurania fannyi)
  • Emerald-bellied Woodnymph (Thalurania hypochlora)
  • Fork-tailed Woodnymph (Thalurania furcata)
  • Purple-throated Woodstar (Calliphlox mitchellii)
  • Little Woodstar (Chaetocercus bombus)
  • White-bellied Woodstar (Chaetocercus mulsant)
  • Purple-collared Woodstar (Myrtis fanny)
  • Mountain Avocetbill (Opisthoprora euryptera)
  • Spangled Coquette (Lophornis stictolophus)
  • White-necked Jacobin (Florisuga mellivora)
  • Gould's Jewelfront (Heliodoxa aurescens)
  • Booted Racket-tail (Ocreatus underwoodii)
  • Napo Sabrewing (Campylopterus villaviscensio)
  • Golden-tailed Sapphire (Chrysuronia oenone)
  • Great Saphirewing (Pterophanes cyanopterus)
  • Long-billed Starthroat (Heliomaster longirostris)
  • Shining Sunbeam (Aglaeactis cupripennis)
  • Ecuadorian Piedtail (Phlogophilus hemileucurus)
  • Mountain Velvetbreast (Lafresnaya lafresnayi)
  • Purple-bibbed Whitetip (Urosticte benjamini)
  • Band-tailed Barbthroat (Threnetes ruckeri)
  • Baron's Hermit (Phaethornis baroni)
  • Gray-chinned Hermit (Phaethornis griseogularis)
  • Green Hermit (Phaethornis guy)
  • Great-billed Hermit (Phaethornis malaris)
  • Straight-billed Hermit (Phaethornis bourcieri)
  • White-whiskered Hermit (Phaethornis yaruqui)

    SWIFTS
  • Neotropical Palm-Swift (Tachornis squamata)
  • Short-tailed Swift (Chaetura brachyura)
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    PASSERIFORMES

    WOOD WARBLERS

  • Black-crested Warbler (Basileuterus nigrocristatus)
  • Buff-rumped Warbler (Basileuterus fulvicauda)
  • Choco Warbler (Basileuterus chlorophrys)
  • Citrine Warbler (Basileuterus luteoviridis)
  • Russet-crowned Warbler (Basileuterus coronatus)
  • Three-striped Warbler (Basileuterus tristriatus)
  • Blackburnian Warbler (Dendroica fusca)
  • Mangrove Warbler (Dendroica petechia)
  • Slate-throated Whitestart (myioborus miniatus)
  • Spectacled Whitestart (Myioborus melanocephalus)
  • Olive-crowned Yellowthroat (Geothlypis semiflava)
  • Canada Warbler (Wilsonia canadensis)
  • Tropical Parula (Parula pitiayumi)
  • CORVIDS

  • Inca Jay (Cyanocorax yncas)
  • Turquoise Jay (Cyanolyca turcosa)
  • Violaceous Jay (Cyanocorax violaceous)
  • FLYCATCHERS

  • Dusky-capped Flycatcher (Myiarchus tuberculifer)
  • Short-crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus ferox)
  • Cinnamon Flycatcher (Pyrrhomyias cinnamomea)
  • Golden-crowned Flycatcher (Myiodynastes chrysocephalus)
  • Lemon-browed Flycatcher (Conopias cinchoneti)
  • Olive-chested Flycatcher (Myiophobus cryptoxanthus)
  • Ornate Flycatcher (Myiotriccus ornatus)
  • Piratic Flycatcher (Legatus leucophaius)
  • Rufous-breasted Flycatcher (Leptopogon rufipectus)
  • Handsome Flycatcher (Nephelomyias pulcher)
  • Social Flycatcher (Myiozetetes similis)
  • Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus)
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens)
  • Smoke-colored Pewee (Contopus fumigatus)
  • Tumbes Pewee (Contopus punensis)
  • Western Wood-Pewee (Contopus sordidulus)
  • Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans)
  • Lesser Kiskadee (Philohydor lictor)
  • Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus)
  • Common Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum cinereum)
  • Yellow-browed Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum chrysocrotaphum)
  • Long-tailed Tyrant (Colonia colonus)
  • Brown-backed Chat-Tyrant (Ochthoeca fumicolor)
  • Crowned Chat-Tyrant (Ochthoeca frontalis)
  • Slaty-backed Chat-Tyrant (Ochthoeca cinnamomeiventris)
  • Red-rumped Bush-Tyrant (Cnemarchus erythropygius)
  • Rufous-breasted Chat-Tyrant (Ochthoeca rufipectoralis)
  • Streak-throated Bush-Tyrant (Myiotheretes striaticollis)
  • Black-throated Tody-Tyrant (Hemitriccus granadensis)
  • Marble-faced Bristle-Tyrant (Pogonotriccus ophthalmicus)
  • Paramo Ground-Tyrant (Muscisaxicola alpina)
  • Scale-Crested Pygmy-Tyrant (Lophotriccus pileatus)
  • Tufted Tit-Tyrant (Anairetes parulus)
  • Masked Water-Tyrant (Fluvicola nengeta)
  • Ecuadorian Tyrannulet (Phylloscartes gualaquizae)
  • Slender-footed Tyrannulet (Zimmerius gracilipes)
  • Torrent Tyrannulet (Serpophaga cinerea)
  • White-tailed Tyrannulet (Mecocerculus leucophrys)
  • Barred Becard (Pachyramphus versicolor)
  • Yellow-cheeked Becard (Pachyramphus xanthogenys)
  • Cinnamon Becard (Pachyramphus cinnamomeus)
  • Black-tailed Tityra (Tityra cayana)
  • Bright-rumped Attila (Attila spadiceus)
  • Cinnamon Attila (Attila cinnamomeus)
  • Grayish Mourner (Rhytipterna simplex)
  • Screaming Piha (Lipaugus vociferans)
  • MIMIDS, GNATCATCHERS, VIREOS, PIPITS & DIPPER

  • Tropical Gnatcatcher (Polioptila plumbea)
  • Black-capped Donacobius (Donacobius atricapillius)
  • White-capped Dipper (Cinclus leucocephalus)
  • WRENS

  • Gray-breasted Wood Wren (Henicorhina leucophrys)
  • House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)
  • Rufous Wren (Cinnycerthia unirufa)
  • ANTBIRDS

  • Chestnut-backed Antbird (Myrmeciza exsul)
  • Immaculate Antbird (Myrmeciza immaculata)
  • Spot-backed Antbird (Hylophylax naevius)
  • Lined Antshrike (Thamnophilus tenuepunctatus)
  • Uniform Antshrike (Thamnophilus unicolor)
  • Blackish Antbird (Cercomacra nigrescens)
  • Collared Antshrike (Sakephorus bernardi)
  • GNATCATCHERS & VIREOS

  • Brown-capped Vireo (Vireo leucophrys)
  • WOODCREEPERS

  • Spotted Woodcreeper (Xiphorhynchus erythropygius)
  • Strong-billed Woodcreeper (Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus)
  • Montane Woodcreeper (Lepidocolaptes lacrymiger)
  • Wedge-billed Woodcreeper (Glyphorynchus spirurus)
  • Long-billed Woodcreeper (Nasica longirostris) 
  • ICTERIDS

  • Crested Oropendola (Psarocolius decumanus)
  • Moriche Oriole (Icterus chrysocephalus)
  • Oriole Blackbird (Gymnomystax mexicanus)
  • Scrub Blackbird (Dives warszewiczi)
  • Russet-backed Oropendola (Psarocolinus angustifrons)
  • Yellow-rumped Cacique (Cacicus cela)

    COTINGAS

  • Plum-throated Cotinga (Cotinga maynana)
  • Spangled Cotinga (Cotinga cayana)
  • Barred Fruiteater (Pipreola arcuata)
  • Orange-breasted Fruiteater (Pipreola jucunda)
  • Andean Cock of the Rock (Rupicola peruviana)
  • Bare-necked Fruitcrow (Gymnoderus foetidus)
  • White-browed Purpletuft (Iodopleura isabellae)

    MANAKINS

  • Blue-crowned Manakin (Lepidothrix coronata)
  • Club-winged Manakin (Machaeropterus deliciosus)
  • Golden-headed Manakin (Pipra erythrocepala)
  • White-bearded Manakin (Manacus manacus)

    FURNARIIDS

  • Buff-throated Foliage-Gleaner (Automolus ochrolaemus)
  • Montane Foliage-Gleaner (Anabacerthia striaticollis)
  • Scaly-throated Foliage-Gleaner (Anabacerthia variegaticeps)
  • Pearled Treerunner (Margarornis squamiger)
  • Streak-capped Treehunter (Thripadectes virgaticeps)
  • Azara's Spinetail (Synallaxis azarae)
  • Red-faced Spinetail (Cranioleuca erythrops)
  • Andean Tit-Spinetail (Leptasthenura andicola)
  • Spotted Barbtail (Premnoplex brunnescens)
  • Bar-winged Cinclodes (Cinclodes fuscus)
  • Stout-billed Cinclodes (Cinclodes excelsior)
  • Many-striped Canastero (Asthenes flammulata)
  • White-chinned Thistletail (Schizoeaca fuliginosa)
  • Pacific Hornero (Furnarius cinnamomeus)
  • Streaked Tuftedcheek (Pseudocolaptes boissonneautii)
  • SWALLOWS

  • Southern Rough-winged Swallow (Stelgidopteryx reficollis)
  • White-banded Swallow (Atticora fasciata)
  • White-winged Swallow (Tachycineta albiventer)

    TANAGERS, HONEYCREEPERS, EUPHONIAS & FLOWERPIERCERS

  • Bay-headed Tanager (Tangara gyrola)
  • Black-capped Tanager (Tangara heinei)
  • Blue-and-black Tanager (Tangara vassorii)
  • Blue-necked Tanager (Tangara cyanicollis)
  • Flame-faced Tanager (Tangara parzudakii)
  • Golden Tanager (Tangara arthus)
  • Golden-eared Tanager (Tangara chrysotis)
  • Golden-naped Tanager (Tangara ruficervix)
  • Green-and-Gold Tanager (Tangara schrankii)
  • Masked Tanager (Tangara nigrocincta)
  • Metalic-Green Tanager (Tangara labradorides)
  • Opal-rumped Tanager (Tangara velia)
  • Paradise Tanager (Tangara chilensis)
  • Saffron-crowned Tanager (Tangara xanthocephala)
  • Silver-throated Tanager (Tangara icterocephala)
  • Spotted Tanager (Tangara punctata)
  • Turquoise Tanager (Tangara mexicana)
  • Yellow-bellied Tanager (Tangara xanthogastra)
  • Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra)
  • White-winged Tanager (Piranga leucoptera)
  • Lemon-rumped Tanager (Ramphocelus icternotus)
  • Silver-beaked Tanager (Ramphocelus carbo)
  • Fawn-breasted Tanager (Pipraeidea melanonota)
  • Palm Tanager (Thraupis palmarum)
  • Blue-gray Tanager (Thraupis episcopus)
  • Dusky-faced Tanager (Mitrospingus cassinii)
  • Golden-crowned Tanager (Iridosornis rufivertex)
  • Guira Tanager (Hemithraupis guira)
  • Masked Crimson Tanager (Ramphocelus nigrogularis)
  • Magpie Tanager (Cissopis leveriana)
  • White-lined Tanager (Tachyphonus rufus)
  • Black-chinned Mountain-Tanager (Anisognathus notabilis)
  • Blue-winged Mountain-Tanager (Anisognathus somptuosus)
  • Lacrimrose Mountain-Tanager (Anisognathus lacrymosus)
  • Scarlet-bellied Mountain-Tanager (Anisognathus igniventris)
  • Black-chested Mountain-Tanager (Buthraupis eximia)
  • Hooded Mountain Tanager (Buthraupis montana)
  • Gray-hooded Bush-Tanager (Cnemoscopus rubrirostris)
  • Yellow-throated Bush-Tanager (Chlorospingus flavigulais)
  • Black-faced Dacnis (Dacnis lineata)
  • Yellow-bellied Dacnis (Dacnis flaviventer)
  • Tit-like Dacnis (Xenodacnis parina)
  • Blue-backed Conebill (Conirostrum sitticolor)
  • Cinerous Conebill (Conirostum cinereum)
  • Chestnut-vented Conebill (Conirostrum speciosum)
  • Giant Conebill (Oreomanes fraseri)
  • Golden-rumped Euphonia (Euphonia cyanocephala)
  • Orange-bellied Euphonia (Euphonia xanthogaster)
  • Rufous-bellied Euphonia (Euphonia rufiventris)
  • Black-capped Hemispingus (Hemispingus atropileus)
  • Black Flowerpiercer (Diglossa humerialis)
  • Bluish Flowerpiercer (Diglossa caerulescens saturata)
  • Glossy Flowerpiercer (Diglossa lafresnayii)
  • Masked Flowerpiercer (Diglossopis ctanea)
  • Rusty Flowerpiercer (Diglossa sittoides)
  • Green Honeycreeper (Chlorophanes spiza)
  • Purple Honeycreeper (Cyanerpes caeruleus)
  • Bananaquit (Coerba flaveola)
  • ANTPITTAS

  • Chestnut-crowned Antpitta (Grallaria ruficapillas)
  • Giant Antpitta (Grallaria gigantea)
  • Jocotoco Antpitta (Grallaria ridgelyi)
  • Moustached Antpitta (Grallaria alleni)
  • Peruvian Antpitta (Grallaricula peruviana)
  • Rufous Antpitta (Grallaria rufula)
  • Scaled Antpitta (Grallaria guatimalensis)
  • Tawny Antpitta (Grallaria quitensis)
  • White-bellied Antpitta (Grallaria hypoleuca)
  • Yellow-breasted Antpitta (Grallaria flavotincta)
  • FINCHES, SALTATORS, GROSBEAKS, SPARROWS & SISKINS

  • Safron Finch (Sicalis flaveola)
  • Rufous-naped Brush-Finch (Atlapetes latinuchus)
  • Slaty Brush Finch (Atlapetes schistaceus)
  • Tricolored Brush-Finch (Atlapetes tricolor)
  • White-winged Brush-Finch (Atlapetes leucopterus)
  • Collared Warbling-Finch (Poospiza hispaniolensis)
  • Lesser Seed-Finch (Oryzoborus angolensis)
  • Ash-breasted Sierra-Finch (Phrygilus plebejus)
  • Plumbeous Sierra-Finch (Phrygilus unicolor)
  • Yellow-bellied Siskin (Cardeulis xanthogastra)
  • Band-tailed Seedeater (Catamenia analis)
  • Black and White Seedeater (Sporophila luctuosa)
  • Chestnut-bellied Seedeater (Sporophila castaneiventris)
  • Yellow-bellied Seedeater (Sporophila nigricollis)
  • Variable Seedeater (Sporophila corvina)
  • Blue-black Grassquit (Volatinia jacarina)
  • Black-capped Sparrow (Arremon abeillei)
  • House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
  • Rufous-collared Sparrow (Zonotrichia capensis)
  • Yellow-browed Sparrow (Ammodramus aurifrons)
  • Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus)
  • Southern Yellow-Grosbeak (Pheucticus chrysogaster)
  • Buff-throated Saltator (Saltator maximus)
  • Grayish Saltator (Saltator coerulescens)
  • Red-capped Cardinal (Paroaria gularis)
  • THRUSHES

  • Black-billed Thrush (Turdus ignobilis)
  • Ecuadorian Thrush (Turdus maculirostris)
  • Glossy-black Thrush (Turdus serranus)
  • Great Thrush (Turdus fuscater)
  • Pale-eyed Thrush (Turdus leucops)
  • Plumbeous-backed Thrush (Turdus reevei)
  • Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus)
  • PICIFORMES

    WOODPECKERS

  • Crimson-crested Woodpecker (Campephilus melanoleucos)
  • Guayaquil Woodpecker (Campephilus gayaquilensis)
  • Black-cheeked Woodpecker (Melanerpes pucherani)
  • Yellow-tufted Woodpecker (Melanerpes cruentatus)
  • Scarlet-backed Woodpecker (Veniliornis callonotus)
  • Smoky-brown Woodpecker (Veniliornis fumigatus)
  • Cream-colored Woodpecker (Celeus flavus)
  • Scaly-breasted Woodpecker (Celeus grammicus)
  • Crimson-mantled Woodpecker (Piculus rivolii)
  • Lineated Woodpecker (Dryocopus lineatus)

    BARBETS

  • Gilded Barbet (Capito auratus)
  • Orange-fronted Barbet (Capito squamatus)
  • Red-headed Barbet (Eubucco bourcierii)
  • Toucan Barbet (Semnornis ramphastinus)
  • TOUCANS

  • Gray-breasted Mountain-Toucan (Andigena hypoglauca)
  • Plate-billed Mountain Toucan (Andigena laminirostris)
  • Ivory-billed Aracari (Pteroglossus azara)
  • Lettered Aracari (Pteroglossus inscriptus)
  • Many-banded Aracari (Pteroglossus pluricinctus)
  • Pale-mandibled Aracari (Pteroglossus erythropygius)
  • Black-mandibled Toucan (Ramphastos ambiguus)
  • Channel-billed Toucan (Ramphastos vitellinus)
  • White-throated Toucan (Ramphastos tucanus)
  • Crimson-rumped Toucanet (Aulacorhynchus haematopygus)
  • Emerald Toucanet (Aulacorhynchus prasinus)
  • Golden-collared Toucanet (Selenidera reinwardtii)

    NUNBIRDS

  • Black-fronted Nunbird (Monasa nigrifrons)
  • White-fronted Nunbird (Monasa morphoeus)
  • Yellow-billed Nunbird (Monasa flavirostris) 
  • CUCULIFORMES

    CUCKOOS

  • Banded Ground Cuckoo (Neomorphus radiolosus)
  • Squirrel Cuckoo (Piaya cayana)
  • Greater Ani (Crotophaga major)
  • Groove-billed Ani (Crotophaga sulcirostris)
  • Smooth-billed Ani (Crotophaga ani)

    OPISTHOCOMIFORMES

  • Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin)
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    Total Number of Ecuadorian Species = 436