Birds of Costa Rica


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Fiery-throated Hummingbird


Green Violet-ear

  Male                                                              Female                                                        Juvenile
Green-breasted Mango

Male                                                                                                                                Juvenile
Magnificent Hummingbird


Green Hermit 

Male                                                                         Female
White-necked Jacobin

Male                                                      Female
Violet-crowned Woodnymph

Male                                                         Female
Green-crowned Brilliant

Violet Sabrewing

Brown Violet-ear

Rufous-tailed Hummingbird

Male White-throated Mountain-gem

Female Purple-throated Mountian-gem


Stripe-throated Hermit

Juvenile Rufous-crested Coquette

Female Violet-headed Hummingbird

Female Volcano Hummingbird

Green Thorntail

Scintillate hummingbird


Resplendent Quetzal

King Vulture

Black Vulture

Turkey Vulture

Crested Caracara


Costa Rican Pygmy Owl

Hoffman's Woodpecker

Black-cheeked Woodpecker

Male                                               Female
Green Honeycreeper

Male                                                    Female
Red-legged Honeycreeper

Male                                                              Female
Red-rumped Tanager

Palm Tanager

Male                                                                       Female
Summer Tanager

Golden-hooded Tanager

Blue-grey Tanager

Sooty-capped Bush-tanager

Male                                                     Female                                                                 Juvenile
Flame-colored Tanager 

Male                                                  Female
Red-throated Ant-tanager


         Scarlet Macaw                                                       Scarlet Macaw                                               Hybrid Scarlet-Green Macaw    


Chestnut-mandibled Toucan  

Collared Aracari


                                   Brown-hooded Parrot                           White-crowned Parrot                                Red-lored and Yellow-naped Parrot                                  


Montezuma Oropendola


Great Kiskadee

Male                                                 Female

Olive-backed Euphonia

Black-cowled Oriole


         Baltimore Oriole

Grey-necked Wood-Rail

Louisiana Water Thrush

Crested Guan

Juvenile Brown Jay

Sooty Robin

Bright-rumped Attila

Kentucky Warbler


Northern Barred-Woodcreeper             Cocoa Woodcreeper                    Brown Woodcreeper                  Spot-crowned Woodcreeper


Collared Redstart


Yellow-thighed Finch

Rufous-collared Sparrow

Long-tailed Silky Flycatcher

Large-footed Finch

Buff-throated Saltator

Gray Catbird

Plain Chachalaca

Clay-colored Robin

Common Toady Flycatcher

Rufous Motmot