Number of species recorded: 275
Last species added: Sapphire-throated Hummingbird
Last update: 2011

Common nameScientific name
TinamousTinamidae
Great TinamouTinamus major
Little TinamouCrypturellus soui
Guans & ChachalacasCracidae
Grey-headed ChachalacaOrtalis cinereiceps
Crested GuanPenelope purpurascens
Great CuracaoCrax rubra
New World QuailsOdontophoridae
Marbled Wood QuailOdontophorous gujanensis
Petrels & ShearwatersProcellariidae
Wedge-tailed ShearwaterPuffinus pacificus
BoobiesSulidae
Brown BoobySula leucogaster
PelicansPelecanidae
Brown PelicanPelecanus occidentalis
CormorantsPhalacrocoracidae
Neotropic CormorantPhalacrocorax brasilianus
FrigatebirdsFregatidae
Magnificent FrigatebirdFregata manificens
Herons & EgretsAredidae
Least BitternIxobrychus exilis
Fasciated Tiger HeronTigrisoma fasciatum
Bare-throated Tiger HeronTrigosoma mexicanum
Great Blue HeronArdea herodias
Great EgretArdea alba
Snowy EgretEgretta thula
Little Blue HeronEgretta caerulea
Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis
Green HeronButorides virescens
Agami HeronAgamis agami
Yellow-crowned Night HeronNyctanassa violacea
Boat-billed HeronCochlearius cochlearius
IbisesThreskiornithidae
White IbisEudocimus albus
StorksCiconiidae
Wood StorkMycteria americana
VulturesCathartidae
Black VultureCoragyps atratus
Turkey VultureCathartes aura
King VultureSarcoramphus papa
Hawks, Kites & EaglesAccipitridae
OspreyPandion haliaetus
Gray-headed KiteLeptodon cayanensis
Hook-billed KiteChondrohierax uncinatus
Swallow-tailed KiteElanoides forficatus
Pearl KiteGampsonyx swainsonii
White-tailed KiteElanus leucurus
Double-toothed KiteHarpagus bidentatus
Sharp-shinned KiteAccipiter striatus
Cooper's HawkAccipiter cooperii
Crane HawkGeranospiza caerulenscens
Barred HawkLeucopternis princeps
White HawkLeucopternis albicollis
Grey HawkAsturina nitida
Mangrove Black HawkButeogallus subtilis
Great Black HawkButeogallus urubitinga
Solitary EagleHarpyhaliaetus solitarius
Roadside HawkButeo magnirostris
Broad-winged HawkButeo platypterus
Short-tailed HawkButeo brachyurus
Swainson's HawkButeo swainsoni
White-tailed HawkButeo albicaudatus
Zone-tailed HawkButeo albonotatus
Red-tailed HawkButeo jamaicensis
Crested EagleMorphnus guianensis
Black Hawk-EagleSpizaetus tyrannus
Falcons & CaracarasFalconidae
Barred Forest FalconMicrastur ruficollis
Collared Forest FalconMicrastur semitorquatus
Red-throated CaracaraIbycter americanus
Crested CaracaraCaracara cheriway
Yellow-headed CaracaraMilvago chimachima
Laughing FalconHerpetotheres cachinnans
American KrestelFalco sparverius
Bat FalconFalco rufigularis
Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus
RailsRallidae
White-throated CrakeLaterallus albigularis
Gray-necked Wood-RailAramides cajanea
Purple GallinulePorphyrio martinica
PloversCharadriidae
Black-bellied PloverPluvialis squatarola
American Golden-PloverPluvialis dominica
Wilson's PloverCharadrius wilsonia
Semipalmated PloverCharadius semipalmatus
OystercatchersHaematopodidae
American OystercatcherHaematopus palliatus
JacanasHacanidae
Northern JacanaJacana spinosa
Sandpipers & AlliesScolopacidae
Solitary SandpiperTringa solitaria
WilletCatoptrophorus semipalmatus
Wandering TattlerHeteroscelus incanus
Spotted SandpiperActitis macularius
WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus
Ruddy TurnstoneArenaria interpres
Least SandpiperCalidris minutilla
Gulls & TernsLaridae
Pomarine JaegerStercorarius pomarinus
Laughing GullLarus atricilla
Franklin's GullLarus pipixcan
Royal TernSterna maxima
Elegant TernSterna elegans
Sandwich TernSterna sanvicensis
Common TernSterna hirundo
Black TernChildonias niger
Pigeons & DovesColumbidae
Rock PigeonColumba livia
Pale-vented PigeonPatagioenas cayennensis
Scaled PigeonPatagioenas speciosa
Red-billed PigeonPatagioenas flavirostris
Short-billed PigeonPatagioenas nigrirostris
Mourning DoveZenaida macroura
Plain-breasted Ground DoveColumbina minuta
Ruddy Ground DoveColumbina talpacoti
Blue Ground DoveClaravis pretiosa
White-tipped DoveLeptotila verreauxi
Gray-chested DoveLeptotila cassini
Ruddy Quail-DoveGeotrygon montana
ParrotsPsittacidae
Crimson-throated ParakeetAratinga finschi
Scarlet MacawAra macao
Orange-chinned ParakeetBrotogeris jugularis
Brown-hooded ParrotPionopsitta haematosis
Blue-headed ParrotPionus menstruus
White-crowned ParrotPionus senilis
Red-lored ParrotAmazona autumnalis
Mealy ParrotAmazona farinosa
Cuckoos & AnisCuculidae
Black-billed CuckooCoccyzus erythropthalmus
Yellow-billed CuckooCoccyzus americanus
Mangrove CuckooCoccyzus minor
Squirrel CuckooPlaya cayana
Striped CuckooTapera naevia
Smooth-billed AniCrotophaga ani
Groove-billed AniCrotophaga sulcirostris
OwlsStrigidae & Tytonidae
Barn OwlTyto alba
Crested OwlPseudoscops clamator
Spectacled OwlPulsatrix perspicillata
Mottled OwlCiccaba virgata
Black-and-white OwlCiccaba nigrolineata
Nighthawks & NightjarsCaprimulgidae
Short-tailed NighthawkLurocalis semitorquatus
Common PauraqueNyctidromus albicollis
Chuck-will's-widowCaprimulgus carolinensis
PotoosNyctibiidae
Common PotooNyctibius griseus
SwiftsApodidae
Black SwiftCypseloides niger
White-collared SwiftStreptoprocne zonaris
Vaux's SwiftChaetura vauxi
Costa Rican SwiftChaetura fumosa
Lesser Swallow-tailed SwiftPanyptila cayennensis
HummingbirdsTrochilidae
Bronzy HermitGlaucis aeneus
Band-tailed BarbthroatThrenetes ruckeri
Green HermitPhaethornis guy
Long-billed HermitPhaethornis longirostris
Stripe-throated HermitPhaethornis striigularis
White-tipped SicklebillEutoxeres aquila
Scaly-breated HummingbirdPhaechroa cuvierii
Violet SabrewingCampylopterus hemileucurus
White-necked JacobinFlorisuga mellivora
Green-breasted MangoAnthracothorax prevostii
Violet-headed HummingbirdKlais guimeti
White-crested CoquetteLophornis adorabilis
Garden EmeraldChlorostilbon assimilis
Violet-crowned WoodnymphThalurania colombica
Blue-throated GoldentailHylocharis eliciae
Charming HummingbirdAmazilia decora
Rufous-tailed HummingbirdAmazilia tzacatl
White-tailed EmeraldElvira tchionura
Green-crowned BrilliantHeliodoxa jacula
Purple-crowned FairyHeliothryx barroti
Long-billed StarthroatHeliomaster longirostris
Magenta-throated WoodstarCalliphlox bryantae
Ruby-throated HummingbirdArchilochus colubris
TrogonsTrogonidae
Baird's TrogonTrogon bairdii
Violaceous TrogonTrogon violaceus
Black-throated TrogonTrogon rufus
Slaty-tailed TrogonTrogon massena
MotmotsMomotidae
Blue-crowned MotmotMomotus momota
KingfishersAlcedinidae
Ringed KingfisherCeryle torquatus
Belted KingfisherCeryle alcyon
Amazon KingfisherChloroceryle amazona
Green KingfisherChloroceryle americana
American Pygmy KingfisherChloroceryle aenea
PuffbirdsBucconidae
White-necked PuffbirdNotharchus macrorhynchos
White-whiskered PuffbirdMalacoptila panamensis
JacamarsGalbulidae
Rufous-tailed JacamarGalbula ruficauda
ToucansRamphastidae
Fiery-billed AracariPteroglossus frantzii
Chestnut-mandibled ToucanRamphastos swainsinii
WoodpeckersPicidae
Olivaceous PiculetPicumnus olivaceus
Golden-naped WoodpeckerMelanerpes chrysauchen
Red-crowned WoodpeckerMelanerpes rubricapillus
Hoffmann's WoodpeckerMelanerpes hoffmannii
Red-rumped WoodpeckerVeniliornis kirkii
Rufous-winged WoodpeckerPiculus simplex
Lineated WoodpeckerDryocopus lineatus
Pale-billed WoodpeckerCampephilus guatemalensis
OvenbirdsFurnariidae
Pale-breasted SpinetailSynallaxis albecsens
Slaty SpinetailSynallaxis brachyura
Scaly-throated Foliage-gleanerAnabacerthia variegaticeps
Buff-throated Foliage-gleanerAutomolus ochrolaemus
Striped Foliage-gleanerHyloctistes subulatus
Plain XenopsXenops minutus
Scaly-throated LeaftosserSclerurus guatemalensis
WoodcreepersDendrocolaptidae
Tawny-winged WoodcreeperDendrocincla anabatina
Ruddy WoodcreeperDendrocincla homochroa
Olivaceous WoodcreeperSittasomus griseicapillus
Wedge-billed WoodcreeperGlyphorhynchus spirurus
Northern Barred WoodcreeperDendrocolaptes sanctithomae
Cocoa WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus susurrans
Black-striped WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus lachrymosus
Spotted WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus erythropygius
Streak-heades WoodcreeperLepidocolaptes souleyetii
Typical AntbirdsThamnophilidae
Great AntshrikeTaraba major
Barred AntshrikeThamnophilus doliatus
Black-hooded AntshrikeThamnophilus bridgesi
Slaty AntwrenMyrmotherula schisticolor
Dot-winged AntwrenMicrorhopias quixensis
Dusky AntbirdCercomacra tryrannina
Bare-crowned AntbirdGymnocichla nudiceps
Chestnut-backed AntbirdMyrmeciza exsul
Bicolored AntbirdGymnopithys leucaspis
Ground AntbirdsFormicariidae
Black-faced AntthrushFormicarius analis
Tyrant FlycatchersTyrannidae
Yellow-bellied TyrannuletOrnithion semiflavum
Southern Beardless TyrannuletCamptostoma obsoletum
Yellow TyrannuletCapsiempis flaveola
Yellow-crowned TyrannuletTyrannulus elatus
Yellow-bellied ElaeniaElaenia flavogaster
Lesser ElaeniaElaenia chiriquensis
Olive-striped FlycatcherMionectes olivaceus
Ochre-bellied FlycatcherMionectes oleagineus
Paltry (Mistletoe) TyrannuletZimmerius vilissimus
Northern Scrub FlycatcherSublegatus arenarum
Slate-headed Tody-FlycatcherPoecilotriccus sylvia
Common Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum cinereum
Yellow-olive FlycatcherTolmomyias sulphurescens
Golden-crowned SpadebillPlatyrinchus coronatus
Ruddy-tailed FlycatcherTerenotriccus erythrurus
Sulphur-rumped FlycatcherMyiobius sulphureipygius
Black-tailed FlycatcherMyiobius atricaudus
Bran-colored FlycatcherMyiophobus fasciatus
Olive-sided FlycatcherContopus cooperi
Western Wood-PeweeContopus sordidulus
Eastern Wood-PeweeContopus virens
Tropical PeweeContopus cinereus
Alder FlycatcherEmpidonax alnorum
Least FlycatcherEmpidonax minimus
Bright-rumped AttilaAttila spadiceus
Rufous MournerRhytipterna holerythra
Dusky-capped FlycatcherMyiarchus tuberculifer
Panama FlycatcherMyiarchus panamensis
Great-crested FlycatcherMyiarchus crinitus
Brown-crested FlycatcherMyiarchus tyrannulus
Great KiskadeePitangus sulphuratus
Boat-billed FlycatcherMegarynchus pitangua
Social FlycatcherMyiozetetes similis
Gray-capped FlycatcherMyiozetetes granadensis
Golden-bellied FlycatcherMyiodynastes hemichrysus
Streaked FlycatcherMyiodynastes maculatus
Sulphur-bellied FlycatcherMyiodynastes luteiventris
Piratic FlycatcherLegatus leucophaius
Tropical KingbirdTyrannus melancholicus
Eastern KingbirdTyrannus tyrannus
Scissor-tailed FlycatcherTyrannus forficatus
Scissor-tailed FlycatcherTyrannus forficatus
Thrush-like SchiffornisSchiffornis turdinus
Rufous PihaLipagus unirufus
Cinnamon BecardPachyramphus cinnamomeus
White-winged BecardPachyramphus polychopterus
Rose-throated BecardPachyramohus aglaiae
Masked TityraTityra semifasciata
Black-crowned TityraTityra inquisitor
CotingasCotingidae
Turquoise CotingaCotinga ridgwayi
Three-wattled BellbirdProcnias tricarunculatus
ManakinsPipridae
Orange-collared ManakinManacus aurantiacus
Blue-crowned ManakinPipra coronata
Red-capped ManakinPipra mentalis
Vireos & GreenletsVireonidae
Yellow-throated VireoVireo flavifrons
Warbling VireoVireo gilvus
Philadelphia VireoVireo philadelphicua
Red-eyed VireoVireo olivaceus
Yellow-green VireoVireo flavoviridis
Scrub GreenletHylophilus flavipes
Tawny-crowned GreenletHylophilus ochraceiceps
Lesser GreenletHylophilus decurtatus
Martins & SwallowsHirundinidae
Purple MartinProgne subis
Gray-breasted MartinProgne chalybea
Mangrove SwallowTachycineta albilinea
Blue-and-white SwallowPigochelidon cyanoleuca
Northern Rough-winged SwallowStelgidopteryx serripennis
Southern Rough-winged SwallowStelgidopteryx ruficollis
Cliff SwallowPetrochelidon pyrrhonota
Barn SwallowHirundo rustica
WrensTroglodytidae
Black-bellied WrenThryothorus fasciatoventris
Riverside WrenThryothorus semibadius
Rufous-breasted WrenThryothorus rutilus
Plain WrenThryothorus modestus
House WrenTroglodytes aedon
White-breasted Wood-WrenHenicorhina leucosticta
Scaly-breasted Wren (Whistling)Microcerculus marginatus
GnatcatchersSylviidae
Long-billed GnatwrenRamphocaenus melanurus
Tropical GnatcatcherPolioptila plumbea
ThrushesTurdidae
Swainson's ThrushRamphocaenus melanurus
Wood ThrushHylocichla mustelina
Clay-colored RobinTurdus grayi
White-throated RobinTurdus assimilis
WaxwingsBombycillidae
Cedar WaxwingBombycilla cedrorum
New World WarblersParulidae
Golden-winged WarblerVermivora chrysoptera
Tennessee WarblerVermivora peregrina
Flame-throated WarblerParula gutturalis
Tropical ParulaParula pitiayumi
Yellow WarblerDendroica petechia
Chestnut-sided WarblerDendroica pensylvanica
Magnolia WarblerDendroica magnolia
Cerulean WarblerDendroica cerulea
Black-and-white WarblerMniotilta varia
American RedstartSetophaga ruticilla
Prothonotary WarblerProtonotaria citrea
Northern WaterthrushSeiurus noveboracenis
Louisiana WaterthrushSeiurus motacilla
Kentucky WarblerOporonis formosus
Mourning WarblerOporonis philadelphia
Gray-crowned YellowthroatGeothlypis poliocephala
Buff-rumped WarblerPhaeothlypis fulvicauda
BananaquitCoerebidae
BananaquitCoereba flaveola
Tanagers & HoneycreepersThraupidae
Rosy Thrush-TanagerRhodinocichla rosea
Gray-headed TanagerEucometis penicillata
White-shouldered TanagerTachyphonus luctuosus
White-lined TanagerTachyphonus rufus
Red-crowned Ant-TanagerHabia rubica
Black-cheeked Ant-TanagerHabia atrimaxillaris
Hepatic TanagerPiranga flava
Summer TanagerPiranga rubra
Scarlet TanagerPiranga olivacea
Western TanagerPiranga ludoviciana
Flame-colored TanagerPiranga bidentata
Cherrie's Tanager (Scarlet-rumped)Ramphocelus costaricensis
Blue-gray TanagerThraupis episcopus
Palm TanagerThraupis palmarum
Silver-throated TanagerTangara icterocephala
Speckled TanagerTangara guttata
Bay-headed TanagerTangara gyrola
Golden-hooded TanagerTangara larvata
Scarlet-thighed DacnisDacnis venusta
Blue DacnisDacnis cayana
Green HoneycreeperChlorophanes spiza
Shining HoneycreeperCyanerpes lucidus
Red-legged HoneycreeperCyanerpes cyaneus
Seedeaters, Sparrows & FinchesEmberizidae
Blue-black GrassquitVolatina jacarina
Slate-colored SeedeaterSporophila schistacea
Variable SeedeaterSporophila americana
White-collared SeedeaterSporophila torqueola
Yellow-bellied SeedeaterSporophila nigricollis
Ruddy-breasted SeedeaterSporophila minuta
Thick-billed Seed-FinchOryzoborus funereus
Yellow-faced GrassquitTiaris olivaceus
Stripe-headed Brush-FinchBuarremon torquatus
Orange-billed SparrowArremon aurantiirostris
Black-striped SparrowArremonops conirostris
Grosbeaks & SaltatorsCardinalidae
Streaked SaltatorSaltator striatipectus
Buff-throated SaltatorSaltator maximus
Rose-breasted GrosbeakPheucticus ludovicianus
Blue-black GrosbeakCyanocompsa cyanoides
Indigo BuntingPasserina cyanea
Orioles & BlackbirdsIcteridae
Great-tailed GrackleQuiscalus mexicanus
Bronzed CowbirdMolothrus aeneus
Orchard OrioleIcterus spurius
Baltimore OrioleIcterus galbula
Yellow-billed CaciqueAmblycercus holosericeus
Scarlet-rumped CaciqueCacicus uropygialis
Chestnut-headed OropendulaPsarocolius wagleri
Euphonias & SiskinsFringillidae
Yellow-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia luteicapilla
Thick-billed EuphoniaEuphonia laniirostris
Spot-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia imitans
White-vented EuphoniaEuphonia minuta