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The Birds of Ecuador

The Birds of Ecuador

Ecuador. It contains over 15% of all bird species on Earth. The purpose of this mission is to collect all of Ecuador’s approximately 1,600 birds and to create a virtual photographic field guide for the public. Sign in to join mission

The Birds of Ecuador
Created by

JoshuaGSmith

27 participants 214 spottings

Ecuador’s avian diversity is fascinating to many birders, me included. I have never been to Ecuador, but I know you have. Thanks to Tom15 for the Mission photo of a Crested Guan! I will personally keep a list of all species uploaded. We are currently at 112 species. Good birding!

The Birds of Ecuador

Lat: -1.40 Long: -78.72

Recent Spottings

Greater Yellow-headed Vulture Tukup 1 0 Greater Yellow-headed Vulture
Hoatzin Tukup 14 3 Hoatzin
Ferruginous Pygmy-owl Tukup 6 3 Ferruginous Pygmy-owl
Magpie Tanager Tukup 1 0 Magpie Tanager
Speckled Chachalaca Tukup 4 0 Speckled Chachalaca
Salvin's curassow Tukup 1 0 Salvin's curassow
White-necked jacobin (male) AdamBT 2 0 White-necked jacobin (male)
White-necked jacobin (female) AdamBT 2 0 White-necked jacobin (female)
Hummingbird AdamBT 1 0 Hummingbird
White-whiskered hermit AdamBT 2 0 White-whiskered hermit
Lava heron AdamBT 3 0 Lava heron
Green-crowned woodnymph AdamBT 1 0 Green-crowned woodnymph
Tropical kingbird AdamBT 0 2 Tropical kingbird
Mangrove warbler AdamBT 0 2 Mangrove warbler
Pacific Pelican GustavoMorejon 2 0 Pacific Pelican
Galapagos/Flightless Cormorant AlbertKang 4 2 Galapagos/Flightless Cormorant
Lava heron (Garza de lava) Globalistar 2 0 Lava heron (Garza de lava)
Blue-footed booby Globalistar 0 0 Blue-footed booby
Galapagos Brown Pelican AlbertKang 2 0 Galapagos Brown Pelican
darwin's small ground finch KarenSaxton 3 0 darwin's small ground finch
Cattle Egret KarenSaxton 3 1 Cattle Egret
Galapagos Flamingo AlbertKang 5 2 Galapagos Flamingo
Mangrove Yellow Warbler AlbertKang 11 4 Mangrove Yellow Warbler
Galapagos Albatross AlbertKang 6 0 Galapagos Albatross
Galápagos Dove AlbertKang 8 2 Galápagos Dove
Blue Footed Booby AlbertKang 8 3 Blue Footed Booby
Galapagos Hawk AlbertKang 6 2 Galapagos Hawk
Vermilion flycatcher AlbertKang 14 9 Vermilion flycatcher
Sparkling Violetear AlbertKang 1 1 Sparkling Violetear
American Flamingo JasmineJ 9 2 American Flamingo
Chestnut-Breasted Coronet Rosa Maria 4 3 Chestnut-Breasted Coronet
Spotting LucindaWestwood 2 0 Spotting
Yellow rumped Cacique LucindaWestwood 1 0 Yellow rumped Cacique
Common Potoo (Nyctibius griseus) ReidPierce 2 2 Common Potoo  (Nyctibius griseus)
Green-tailed Trainbearer (Lesbia nuna) ReidPierce 3 2 Green-tailed Trainbearer  (Lesbia nuna)
Sparkling Violetear (Colibri coruscans) ReidPierce 1 0 Sparkling Violetear  (Colibri coruscans)
Española Mockingbird JasmineJ 4 2 Española Mockingbird
Spotting GustavoMorejon 0 0 Spotting
Grey-breasted Martin GustavoMorejon 0 2 Grey-breasted Martin
Cocoi Heron ceherzog 1 1 Cocoi Heron
Magpie Tanager KarenSaxton 1 0 Magpie Tanager
yellow vulture KarenSaxton 1 0 yellow vulture
Violaceous Jay KarenSaxton 2 0 Violaceous Jay
Glistening-green Tanager kksampeck 14 1 Glistening-green Tanager
social flycatcher KarenSaxton 1 0 social flycatcher
Black-capped Donacobius kksampeck 2 0 Black-capped Donacobius
Hoatzin nest and chicks KarenSaxton 19 9 Hoatzin nest and chicks
Flame-faced Tanager kksampeck 34 17 Flame-faced Tanager
Hoatzin with two chicks KarenSaxton 3 1 Hoatzin with two chicks
Hoatzin KarenSaxton 3 0 Hoatzin

Recently joined

Tukup AdamBT Globalistar FaustoCornejo
RachelM kozoga Rosa Maria ReidPierce
pirucreaciones AlbertKang Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galapagos PieterColpaert
kksampeck KarenSaxton María Engracia Alvarez JasmineJ
LucindaWestwood pamsai Cody.conway alicelongmartin
TsankaKrousheva KathleenMcEachern GustavoMorejon ceherzog
Tom15 JoshuaGSmith AdamAtteia
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