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Birds

The Hyacinth Macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus), or Hyacinthine Macaw, is a species of parrot that is found in South America. It exists in three main colonies: the Pantanal region of Brazil, the Cerrado region of eastern Brazil, and around the Tocantin...

The Pink Pigeon (Columba mayeri) is a species of bird of the Columbidae family, which includes doves and pigeons. It is endemic to Mauritius and is very rare. It is found only on the Mascarene Island of Mauritius. Once being found on the larger Reunion...

The Swallow-tailed Gull (Creagrus furcatus) is a species of seabird of the gull family. It is found in the equatorial seas where it spends most of its time hunting on the open ocean. Its main breeding grounds is on the cliffs of the larger Galápagos...

The Red-shouldered Macaw (Diopsittaca nobilis), also known as the Noble Macaw, Long-wing Macaw, and Hahn's Macaw, is a species of parrot native to Venezuela, the Guianas, Bolivia, Brazil, and far south-eastern Peru. It is found mostly in tropical lowla...

The Blue-winged Macaw (Primolius maracana) is a species of parrot found in central and eastern South America. In the pet trade, this species is known as Illiger's Macaw. It is found in eastern and southern Brazil, eastern Paraguay, and formerly (not co...

The Green-winged Macaw (Ara chloropterus), also known as the Red-and-green Macaw, is a species of parrot found throughout northern South America. Although this is the most common macaw in the wild, its numbers are declining due to habitat loss and ille...

The Blue-and-yellow Macaw or Blue-and-gold Macaw (Ara ararauna), is a species of parrot that is found in tropical South America from Trinidad and Venezuela south to Brazil, Bolivia, and Paraguay.

The Grey-headed Lovebird (Agapornis cana) also known as the Madagascar Lovebird, is a species of parrot that is native to the island of Madagascar and the only lovebird that is not native to the African continent. This mainly green parrot is about 5...

The Maroon-bellied Parakeet (Pyrrhura frontalis) also known as the Reddish-bellied Parakeet, is a species of parrot native to southeastern Brazil to northeastern Argentina, including eastern Paraguay and Uruguay. Other names for this bird that are comm...

The Barred Antshrike (Thamnophilus doliatus) is a species of passerine bird of the antbird family. It is found in the neotropics from Mexico, through Central America, Trinidad and Tobago, and a large part of South America east of the Andes as far south...

The Collared Aracari (Pteroglossus torquatus) is a species of toucan that is found from southern Mexico to Panama; also Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela. Its breeding habitat is lowland forests and slightly more open woodland. The adult is about 16....

The Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) is a species of tyrant flycatcher. They are found in open areas across North America. They are migratory and travel in flocks to over-winter in South America. The adult is gray-black on the upperparts and li...

The Chestnut-eared Aracari (Pteroglossus castanotis) is a species of bird belonging to the Toucan and Aracari family Ramphastidae. It is native to central and south-eastern South America. The actual range of this species is the southern Amazon Basin, e...

The Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus) is a species of bird that breeds from southern Arizona and the lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas through Central America, South America as far as south as central Argentina and western Peru, and on Trinidad...

The Western Wood Pewee (Contopus sordidulus) is a species of bird found in western North America. It is migratory and winters in South America. It breeding habitat is open wooded areas. California Black Oak makes a suitable nesting habitat for this spe...

The Yellow-chevroned Parakeet (Brotogeris chiriri) is a species of bird native to tropical South America south of the Amazon River basin from central Brazil to southern Bolivia, Paraguay and northern Argentina. Some birds that have been released into t...

The Burrowing Parakeet (Cyanoliseus patagonus), also known as the Patagonian Conure, is a species of bird that is mainly found in Argentina. There is a reduced population that exists in Chile as well. Some Argentine populations migrate to Uruguay for t...

The Masked Water-tyrant (Fluvicola nengeta) is a species of bird found in eastern and southeastern Brazil in the caatinga (an ecoregion characterized by vegetation in the northeastern part of Brazil) and extreme eastern cerrado (a vast tropical savanna...

The Cliff Flycatcher (Hirundinea ferruginea) is a species of bird found in Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Its habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, sub...

The Red-rumped Parrot (Psephotus haematonotus), also known as the Red-backed Parrot, Red-winged Parrot, Crimson-winged Parrot, Blood-winged Parrot or Grass Parrot, is a species of bird commonly found in south-easternAustralia, particularly in the Murra...