BIRDS OF GUYANA

CHARADRIIFORMES

SHOREBIRDS

  • Pied Plover (Vanellus cayanus)
  • PELECANIFORMES

    HERONS

  • Roseate Spoonbill (Ajaja ajaja)
  • Green Ibis (Mesembrinibis cayennensis)
  • Agami Heron (Agamia agami)
  • Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi)
  • Striated Heron (Butorides striatus)

    ANSERIFORMES

    DUCKS, GEESE & SWANS

  • White-faced Whistling Duck  (Dendrocygna viduata)
  • GRUIFORMES

    RAILS

  • Gray-necked Wood-Rail (Aramides cajanea)
  • FALCONIFORMES

    EAGLES AND HAWKS

  • Harpy Eagle (Harpia harpyja)
  • Black-and-white Hawk-Eagle (Spizaetus melanoleucus)
  • Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
  • Roadside Hawk (Buteo magnirostris)
  • White-tailed Hawk (Geranoaetus albicaudatus)
  • Rufous Crab Hawk (Buteogallus aequinoctialis)

    FALCONS, KITES & HARRIERS

  • Aplomado Falcon (Falco femoralis)
  • Laughing Falcon (Herpetotheres cachinnans)
  • Pearl Kite (Gampsonyx swainsonii)

    VULTURES & CARACARAS

  • Yellow-headed Caracara (Milyago chimachima)
  • Red-throated Caracara (Ibycter americanus)
  • Black Caracara (Daptrius ater)

    STRIGIFORMES

    OWLS

  • Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)
  • Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia)
  • Crested Owl (Lophostrix cristata)
  • Northern Tawny-bellied Screech-Owl (Megascops watsonii watsonii)
  • Amazonian Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium hardyi)
  • Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum)
  • GALLIFORMES

  • Crested Bobwhite (Colinus cristatus)
  • Black Curassow (Crax alector)
  • CAPRIMULGIFORMES

  • Lesser Nighthawk (Chordeiles acutipennis)
  • Least Nighthawk (Chordeiles pusillus)
  • Blackish Nightjar (Nyctipolus nigrescens)
  • White-tailed Nightjar (Hydropsalis cayennensis)
  • Great Potoo (Nyctibius grandis)
  • White-winged Potoo (Nyctibius leucopterus)
  • COLUMBIFORMES

    DOVES & PIGEONS

  • Common Ground Dove (Columbina passerina)
  • PSITTACIFORMES

    PARROTS

  • Red-and-green Macaw (Ara chloroptera)
  • Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao)
  • Red-bellied Macaw (Orthopsittaca manilatus)
  • Red-shouldered Macaw (Diopsittaca nobilis)
  • Blue-headed Parrot (Pionus menstruus)
  • Black-headed Parrot (Pionites melanocephalus)
  • Festive Parrot (Amazona festiva)
  • Orange-winged Amazon (Amazona amazonica)
  • Yellow-crowned Amazon (Amazona ochrocephala)
  • Brown-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula pertinax)
  • Sun Parakeet (Aratinga solstitialis)
  • Painted Parakeet (Pyrrhura picta)

    CORACIIFORMES

    KINGFISHERS

  • Ringed Kingfisher (Ceryle torquata)
  • Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona)
  • American Pygmy Kingfisher (Chloroceryle aenea)
  • Green Kingfisher (Chloroceryle americana)
  • TROGONIFORMES

    TROGONS

  • Green-backed Trogon (Trogon viridis)
  • GALBULIFORMES

  • Paradise Jacamar (Galbula dea)
  • Green-tailed Jacamar (Galbula galbula)
  • Great Jacamar (Jacamerops aureus)
  • PICIFORMES

  • WOODPECKERS & PICULETS

  • Cream-colored Woodpecker (Celeus flavus)
  • Red-necked Woodpecker (Campephilus rubricollis)
  • Yellow-throated Woodpecker (Piculus flavigula)
  • Blood-colored Woodpecker (Veniliornis sanguineus)
  • Waved Woodpecker (Celeus undatus)
  • Golden-collared Woodpecker (Veniliornis cassini)
  • Chestnut Woodpecker (Celeus elegans)
  • White-bellied Piculet (Picumnus spilogaster)
  • Golden-spangled Piculet (Picumnus exilis)

    TOUCANS

  • White-throated Toucan (Ramphastos tucanus)
  • Toco Toucan (Ramphastos toco)
  • Channel-billed Toucan (Ramphastos vitellinus)
  • Black-necked Aracari (Pteroglossus aracari)
  • Green Aracari (Pteroglossus viridis)
  • PUFFBIRDS & NUNBIRDS

  • Swallow-wing (Chelidoptera tenebrosa) 
  • Black Nunbird (Monasa atra)
  • Spotted Puffbird (Bucco tamatia)
  • APODIFORMES

    HUMMINGBIRDS

  • Glitering-throated Emerald (Amazilia fimbriata)
  • Crimson Topaz (Topaza pella)
  • Reddish Hermit (Phaethornis ruber)

    PASSERIFORMES

    WOOD WARBLERS

  • Flavescent Warbler (Myiothlypis flaveola)
  • Rose-breasted Chat (Granatellus pelzelni)
  • GNATCATCHERS

  • Tropical Gnatcatcher (Polioptila plumbea)
  • SPARROWS

  • Grassland Sparrow (Ammodramus humeralis)
  • Pectoral Sparrow (Arremon taciturnus)
  • FINCHES

  • Wedge-tailed Grass-Finch (Emberizoides herbicola)
  • EUPHONIAS

  • Finsch's Euphonia (Euphonia finschi)

    SEEDEATERS & GRASSQUITS

  • Wing-barred Seedeater (Sporophila americana)
  • FURNARIDS

  • Plain-brown Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla fuliginosa)
  • Wedge-billed Woodcreeper (Glyphorynchus spirurus)
  • Straight-billed Woodcreeper (Dendroplex picus)
  • Amazonian Barred-Woodcreeper (Dendrocolaptes certhia)
  • Hoary-throated Spinetail (Synallaxis kollari)
  • Yellow-chinned Spinetail (Certhiaxis cinnamomeus)
  • ANTPITTAS

  • Spotted Antpitta (Hylopezus macularius)
  • BECARDS & TITYRAS

  • Cinereous Becard (Pachyramphus rufus)
  • MANAKINS

  • Blue-backed Manakin (Chiroxiphia pareola)
  • White-crowned Manakin (Dixiphia pipra)
  • Pale-bellied Tyrant-Manakin (Neopelma pallescens)
  • ANTBIRDS

  • White-browed Antbird (Myrmoborus leucophrys)
  • Black-chinned Antbird (Hypocnemoides melanopogon)
  • White-plumed Antbird (Pithys albifrons)
  • Ferruginous-backed Antbird (Myrmeciza ferruginea)
  • Guianan Warbling-Antbird (Hypocnemis cantator)
  • White-bellied Antbird (Myrmeciza longipes)
  • Rufous-throated Antbird (Gymnopithys rufigula)
  • Fasciated Antshrike (Cymbilaimus lineatus)
  • Black-crested Antshrike (Sakesphorus canadensis)
  • Mouse-colored Antshrike (Thamnophilus murinus)
  • Northern Slaty-Antshrike (Thamnophilus punctatus)
  • Long-winged Antwren (Myrmotherula longipennis)
  • Southern White-fringed Antwren (Formicivora grisea)
  • Amazonian Streaked-Antwren (Myrmotherula multostriata)
  • Brown-bellied Antwren (Epinecrophylla gutturalis)
  • COTINGAS

  • Crimson Fruitcrow (Haematoderus militaris)
  • Purple-throated Fruitcrow (Querula purpurata)
  • Guianan Red-Cotinga (Phoenicircus carnifex)
  • Guianan Cock-of-the-Rock (Rupicola rupicola)
  • Capuchinbird (Perissocephalus tricolor)

  • FLYCATCHERS

  • Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus)
  • White-throated Kingbird (Tyrannus albogularis)
  • Vermillion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus)
  • Fork-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana)
  • Gray-crowned Flycatcher (Tolmomyias poliocephalus)
  • Ochre-lored Flycatcher (Tolmomyias flaviventris)
  • Rusty-margined Flycatcher (Myiozetetes cayanensis)
  • Screaming Piha (Lipaugus vociferans)
  • Common Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum cinereum)
  • White-headed Marsh Tyrant (Arundinicola leucocephala)
  • Boat-billed Flycatcher (Megarynchus pitangua)
  • Pale-tipped Inezia (Inezia caudata)
  • Southern Beardless-Tyrannulet (Camptostoma obsoletum)
  • Spotted Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum maculatum)
  • White-naped Xenopsaris (Xenopsaris albinucha)
  • Pied Water-Tyrant (Fluvicola pica)
  • Rufous-crowned Elaenia (Elaenia ruficeps)
  • Bearded Tachuri (Polystictus pectoralis)
  • CORVIDS

  • Cayenne Jay (Cyanocorax cayanus)
  • ICTERIDS

  • Yellow Oriole (Icterus nigrogularis)
  • Green Oropendola (Psarocolius viridis)
  • SWALLOWS

  • Gray-breasted Martin (Pronge chalybea)
  • TANAGERS & CARDINALS

  • Burnished-buff Tanager (Tangara cayana)
  • Hooded Tanager (Nemosia pileata)
  • Silver-beaked Tanager (Ramphocelus carbo)
  • WRENS

  • Bicolored Wren (Campylorhynchus griseus)