Vogels van Suriname I, Familie A t/m M


Accipitridae  Kites, Hawks and Eagles

Busarellus nigricollis  Black-collared Hawk

Buteo magnirostris  Roadside Hawk

Buteo nitidus  Gray-lined Hawk

Buteogallis uribitinga  Great black Hawk

Buteogallus aequinoctialis  Rufous crab-Hawk

Chondrohierax uncinatus  Hook-billed Kite

Circus buffoni  Long-winged Harrier

Elanoides forficatus  Swallow-tailed Kite

Gamsonyx swainsonii  Pearl Kite

Helicolestes hamatus  Slender-billed Kite

Ictinea plumbea  Plumbeous Kite

Leucopternis melanops  Black-faced Hawk

Rostrhamus sociabilis  Snail Kite

Spizaetus ornatus  Ornated Hawk-Eagle


Anatidae  Ducks and Geese

Anas bahamensis  White-cheeked Pintail

Cairina moschata  Muscovy Duck

Dendrocygna autumnalis  Black-belllied Whistling Duck


Anhingidae  Darters

Anhinga anhinga  Anhinga


Apodidae  Swifts

Chaetura brachiura  Short-tailed Swift

Tachornis squamata  Fork-tailed palm Swift


Aramidae  Limpkins

Aramus gaurauna  Limpkin


Ardeidae  Herons, Egrets and Bitterns

Ardea alba egretta  Great Egret

Ardea cocoi  Cocoi, White-necked Heron

Bulbulcus ibis  Cattle Egret

Butorides striata  Striated Heron

Egretta caerulea  Little blue Heron

Egretta thula  Snowy Egret

Hydranassa tricolor  Tricolored Heron

Nyctanassa violacea  Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

Nyctinorax nyctinorax  Black-crowned Night-Heron

Pilherodius pileatus  Capped Heron

Tigrisoma lineatum  Rufescent Tiger-Heron


Bucconidae  Puffbirds

Chelidoptera tenebrosa  Swallow-winged Puffbird

Monasa atra  Black Nunbird

Notharchus tectus  Pied Puffbird


Nictibiidae  Potoos - Caprimulgidae  Nighthawks and Nightjars

Nyctibius griseus  Common Potoo

Caprimulgus nigrescens  Blackish Nightjar

Nyctidromus albicollis  Common Pauraque


Cardinalidae  Cardinals, Grosbeaks and Saltators

Caryothraustes canadensis  Yellow-green Grosbeak

Saltator coerulescens  Grayish Saltator

Salator grossus  Slate-colored Grosbeak


Cathartidae  New world vultures

Carthartes aura  Turkey Vulture

Carthartes burrovianus  Lesser yellow-headed vulture

Carthartes melambratus  Greater yellow-headed Vulture

Coragyps atratus  Black Vulture

Sarcoramphus papa  King Vulture


Cerylidae  Kingfishers

Chloroceryle aenea  American Pygmy Kingfisher

Chloroceryle amazona  Amazon Kingfisher

Chloroceryle americana Green Kingfisher

Chloroceryle indar  Green-and-rufous Kingfisher

Megaceryle torquata  Ringed Kingfisher


Charadriidae  Lapwings and Plovers

Charadrius semipalmatus  Semipalmated Plover


Columbidae  Pigeons and Doves

Claravis pretiosa  Blue Ground Dove

Columba cayensis  Pale-vented Dove

Columbina passerina  Common Ground-Dove

Columbina talpacoti  Ruddy Ground-Dove

Leptotila verreauxi  White-tipped Dove


Corvidae  Jays and Crows

Cyanocorax cayanus  Cayenne Jay


Cotingidae  Cotingas

Cotinga cayana  Spangled Cotinga

Lipaugus vociferans  Screaming Piha

Perissocephalus tricolor  Capuchinbird

Querula purpurata  purple-throated Fruitcrow

Xipholena punicea  Pompadour Cotinga


Cracidae  Chacalacas, Guans and Curassows

Pipile pipile  Common Piping-Guan


Cuculidae  Cuckoos and Anis

Crotophaga ani  Smooth-billed Ani

Crotophaga major  Greater Ani

Piaya cayana  Squirrel Cuckoo

Piaya melanogaster  Black-bellied Cuckoo

Piaya minuta  Little Cuckoo

Tapera naevia  Striped cuckoo


Dendrocolaptidae  Woodcreepers

Berlepsia rikeri  Point-tailed Palmcreeper

Dendrocolaptes certhia  Amazonian-barred Woodcreeper

Glyphorynchus spirurus  Wedge-billed Woodcreeper

Lepidodactylus albolineatus  Lineated Woodcreeper

Xenops minutus  Plain Xenops

Xiphorynchus pardalotus  Chestnut-rumped Woodcreeper

Xiphorhynchus picus  Straight-billed Woodcreeper


Donacobiidae Donacobius

Donacobius atricapillus  Black-capped Donacobius


Emberizidae  Emberizid finches

Sporophila americana  Wing-barred Seedeater

Sporophila lineola  Lined Seedeater

Volatinia jacarina  Blue-black Grassquit


Fregatidae  Frigatebirds

Fregata magnificens  Magnificent Frigatebird


Falconidae Falcons and Caracaras

Caracara cheriway Crested Caracara

Daptrius ater  Black Caracara

Falco rufigularis  Bat Falcon

Herpetotheres cachinnan  Laughing Falcon

Ibycter americanus  Red-throated Caracara

Milvago chimachima  Yellow-headed Caracara


Formicariidae Antthrushes

Formicarius colma  Rufous-capped Antthrush

Formicarius analis Black-faced Antthrush


Furnariidae  Horneros, Spinetails and Foliage-cleaners

Certhiaxis cinnamomea  Yellow-chinned Spinetail

Synallaxis albescens  Pale-breasted Spinetail

Synallaxis gujanensis  Plain-crowned Spinetail

Synallaxis rutilans  Ruddy Spinetail

Automolus ochrolaemus  Buff-throated Foliage-gleaner

Philydor pyrrhoides  Cinnamon-rumped Foliage-gleaner

Galbulidae  Jacamars

Brachygalba lugubris  Brown Jacamar

Galbula albirostris  Yellow-billed Jacamar

Galbula dea  Paradise Jacamar

Galbula galbula  Green-tailed Jacamar

Galbula leucogastra  Bronzy Jacamar

Jacamerops aureus  Great Jacamar


Hirundinidae  Martins and Swallows

Atticora fasciata  White-banded Swallow

Progne chalybea  Gray-breasted Martin

Progne tapera  Brown-chested Martin

Tachycineta albiventer  White-winged Swallow


Icteridae  American orioles and Blackbirds

Agelaius icterocephalus  Yellow-hooded Blackbird

Cacicus cela  Yellow-rumped Cacique

Cacicus haemorrhous  Red-rumped Cacique

Icterus cayanensis  Epaulet Oriole

Icterus nigrogularis  Yellow Oriole

Molothrus bonariensis minimus  Shiny Cowbird

Molothrus oryzivorus  Giant Cowbird

Psarocolius decumanus  Crested Oropendola

Psarocolius viridis  Green Oropendola

Quiscalus lugubris  Carib Grackle

Sturnella militaris  Red-breasted Meadowlark


Jacanidae  Jacanas

Jacana jacana  Wattled Jacana


Laridae  Gulls

Leucophaeus atricilla  Laughing Gull


Mimidae  Mockingbirds and Thrashers

Mimus gilvus  Tropical Mockingbird

Momomotidae Motmots

Momotus momota  Amazonian Motmot