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We've seen about 350 species on our route in Amazonas, Brazil.  This list includes species seen on those trips.  As usual, some are common, some less common, and some quite rare.  I have not included some species that are widespread and fairly common throughout the neotropics.

Undulated Tinamou - H
Variegated Tinamou - H
Horned Screamer
Black-bellied Whistling-duck
Brazilian Teal 
Muscovy Duck

Variable Chachalaca 
Marail Guan 
Spix's Guan

Rufescent Tiger-Heron 
Agami Heron

Striated Heron  
Cocoi Heron 
Capped Heron  
Green Ibis 
Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture 
Greater Yellow-headed Vulture  
Hook-billed Kite
Gray-headed Kite 
Slender-billed Kite

Swallow-tailed Kite 
Plumbeous Kite 
Black-faced Hawk 
Slate-colored Hawk

White Hawk 
Great Black Hawk 
Savanna Hawk 
Black-collared Hawk 
Black-and-White Hawk-Eagle 
Ornate Hawk-Eagle
Yellow-headed Caracara 
Pied Lapwing 
Southern Lapwing
Large-billed Tern
Yellow-billed Tern
Scaled Pigeon 
Plumbeous Pigeon 
Ruddy Pigeon 
Blue-and-yellow Macaw 
Scarlet Macaw 
Red-and-green Macaw  
Red-bellied Macaw 
White-eyed Parakeet 
Painted Parakeet
Sapphire-rumped Parrotlet

Canary-winged Parakeet  
Tui Parakeet
Cobalt-winged Parakeet

Black-headed Parrot 
Caica Parrot
Dusky Parrot
Festive parrot

Orange-winged Parrot 
Red-fan Parrot   
Short-tailed Parrot

Dark-billed Cuckoo
Black-bellied Cuckoo
Little Cuckoo 

Greater Ani 
Tawny-bellied Screech-Owl - H
Spectacled Owl
Amazonian Pygmy-Owl  
Great Potoo
White-winged Potoo

Short-tailed Nighthawk 
Band-tailed Nighthawk 
Nacunda Nighthawk 
Ladder-tailed Nightjar 
Band-rumped Swift 
Chapman's Swift 
Short-tailed Swift 
Fork-tailed Palm-Swift 
Crimson Topaz

Reddish Hermit 
Long-tailed Hermit
Gray-breasted Sabrewing 
Blue-chinned Sapphire

Gilded Hummingbird 
Versicolored Emerald 
Glittering-throated Emerald 
Black-eared Fairy
Green-backed (White-tailed) Trogon 
Guianan Trogon 
Black-tailed Trogon
Amazonian Trogon

Amazon Kingfisher 
Amazonian Motmot

Yellow-billed Jacamar 
Bronzy Jacamar     

Paradise Jacamar  
Green-tailed Jacamar
White-chinned Jacamar 
Great Jacamar 

White-necked Puffbird 
Guianan Puffbird

Pied Puffbird 
Spotted Puffbird 
Rusty-breasted Nunlet

Black-fronted Nunbird 
White-fronted Nunbird 
Black Nunbird

Swallow-winged Puffbird 
Black-spotted Barbet
Gilded barbet 

White-throated Toucan
Channel-billed Toucan
Guianan Toucanet 
Lettered Aracari 
Green Aracari 
Chestnut-eared Aracari  
Black-necked Aracari

Bar-breasted Piculet 
Lafresnaye's Piculet 
Yellow-tufted Woodpecker 
Little Woodpecker 
Red-stained Woodpecker 
Golden Collared Woodpecker
Yellow-throated Woodpecker 

Golden-green Woodpecker 
Scale-breasted Woodpecker 
Chestnut Woodpecker 
Waved Woodpecker 
Cream-colored Woodpecker 
Ringed Woodpecker 
Red-necked Woodpecker 
Crimson-crested Woodpecker 
Lesser Hornero     
White-bellied Spinetail 
Parker's Spinetail
Yellow-Chinned Spinetail  

Rufous-rumped Foliage-gleaner 
Buff-throated Foliage-gleaner  
Plain Xenops
Rufous-tailed Xenops
Plain-brown Woodcreeper 
Long-billed Woodcreeper  
Strong-billed Woodcreeper

Straight-billed Woodcreeper 
Striped Woodcreeper 
Zimmer's Woodcreeper 
Buff-throated Woodcreeper

Chestnut-rumped Woodcreeper
Black-banded Woodcreeper 

Red-billed Woodcreeper  
Fasciated Antshrike 
Glossy Antshrike 
Black-crested Antshrike 
Amazonian Antshrike 
Mouse-colored Antshrike 
Northern Slaty-Antshrike 
Cinereous Antshrike 
Castlenau's Antshrike 
White-shouldered Antshrike
Blackish-gray Antshrike
Pygmy Antwren 
Klage's Antwren 
White-flanked Antwren 
Rufous-bellied Antwren 
Cherrie's Antwren
Leaden Antwren  
Gray Antwren 
Rufous-winged Antwren 
White-fringed Antwren 
Spot-backed Antwren 
Guianan Warbling Antbird
Yellow-browed Antbird 
Gray Antbird

Dusky Antbird 
Black-faced Antbird
Black-chinned Antbird
Black-and-white Antbird
Black-headed Antbird
Black-throated Antbird
Ferruginous-backed Antbird 
White-cheeked Antbird
Ash-breasted Antbird
Spot-backed Antbird  
Thrush-like Antpitta 
Forest Elaenia 
Rufous-crowned Elaenia 
Mouse-colored Tyrannulet 
Guianan Tyrannulet
River Tyrannulet  

Ringed Antpipit 
McConnell's Flycatcher

Amazonian Tyrannulet 
Short-tailed Pygmy-Tyrant 
Pelzeln's Tody-Tyrant 
White-eyed Tody-Tyrant 
Zimmer`s Tody-Tyrant

Spotted Tody-Flycatcher 
Rusty-fronted Tody-Flycatcher 
White-crested Spadebill
Euler's Flycatcher 
Amazonian Black-Tyrant 
White-headed Marsh-Tyrant 
Yellow-throated Flycatcher 
Three-striped Flycatcher 
Lesser Kiskadee 
Streaked Flycatcher 
Sulphury Flycatcher 
White-throated Kingbird
Todd's Sirystes  
Short-crested Flycatcher 
Rufous-tailed Flatbill  
Cinnamon Attila 
Dull-capped (White-eyed) Attila 
Guianan Cok-of-the-Rock
Screaming Piha  
Pompadour Cotinga 
Bare-necked Fruitcrow 
Dwarf Tyrant-Manakin
Tiny Tyrant-Manakin 
Black Manakin 
Blue-backed Manakin 
Blue-crowned Manakin 
Golden-headed Manakin 
Wire-tailed Manakin

Yellow-crowned Manakin 
Black-tailed Tityra 
Olivaceous Schiffornis 
Glossy-backed Becard 
Black-capped Becard 
Chestnut-crowned Becard
Pink-throated Becard
White-winged Becard 
Cinereous Becard

Slaty-capped Shrike-Vireo 
Brown-headed Greenlet 
Buff-cheeked Greenlet 
Lemon-chested Greenlet   
White-winged Swallow 
Brown-chested Martin 
White-thighed Swallow 
Moustached Wren 
Buff-breasted Wren 
Coraya Wren 
Thrushlike Wrne
Long-billed Gnatwren

Tropical Gnatcatcher 
Black-capped Donacobius 
Pale-breasted Thrush 
Black-billed Thrush  
Hauxwell's Thrush  
Red-billed Pied Tanager  
Orange-headed tanager 
Hooded Tanager 
Flame-crested Tanager 
Red-shouldered Tanager 
Turquoise Tanager 
Paradise Tanager  
Spotted Tanager 
Opal-rumped Tanager 
Black-faced Dacnis 
Blue Dacnis  
Pearly-breasted Conebill 
Orange-fronted Yellow-Finch  
Wing-barred Seedeater 
Lined Seedeater 
Chestnut-bellied Seedeater 
Red-capped Cardinal 
Yellow-browed Sparrow 
Pectoral Sparrow 
Slate-colored Grosbeak 
Blue-black Grosbeak
Yellow-green Grosbeak

Riverbank Warbler 
Masked Yellowthroat

Crested Oropendola 
Green Oropendola 
Yellow-rumped Cacique 
Red-rumped Cacique  
Epaulet Oriole
Moriche Oriole
Oriole Blackbird 
Yellow-hooded Blackbird 
Red-breasted Blackbird

Purple-throated Euphonia 
Golden-bellied Euphonia
Rufous-bellied Euphonia 
White-vented Euphonia 
Plumbeous Euphonia
Violaceous Euphonia



Last updated: May 18, 2017.