Birds seen on Venture to Canopy Lodge and Tower,
Panama: March 15-23, 2012




Great Tinamou
Little Tinamou (H)
Pied-billed Grebe
Brown Pelican
Neotropic Cormorant
Magnificent Frigatebird
Capped Heron
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Tricolored Heron
Little Blue Heron
Snowy Egret
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Boat-billed Heron
Rufescent Tiger-Heron
Wood Stork
Glossy Ibis
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Black Vulture
Turkey Vulture
Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture
Gray-headed Kite
Swallow-tailed Kite
Double-toothed Kite
Plumbeous Hawk
Barred Hawk
White Hawk
Common Black-Hawk
Savanna Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Gray Hawk
Short-tailed Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
White-tailed Hawk
Zone-tailed Hawk
Black Hawk-Eagle
Crested Caracara
Yellow-headed Caracara
American Kestrel
Aplomado Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
Crested Bobwhite
Gray-headed Chachalaca
White-throated Crake (H)
Gray-necked Wood-Rail (H)
Yellow-breasted Crake
Purple Gallinule
Common Moorhen
American Coot
Wattled Jacana
Southern Lapwing
Black-bellied Plover
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Laughing Gull
Royal Tern
Rock Pigeon
Scaled Pigeon
Pale-vented Pigeon
Mourning Dove
Ruddy Ground-Dove
Pale-breasted Ground-Dove
White-tipped Dove
Gray-chested Dove
Brown-throated Parakeet
Orange-chinned Parakeet
Brown-hooded Parrot
Blue-headed Parrot
Red-lored Parrot
Yellow-crowned Parrot
Mealy Parrot
Squirrel Cuckoo
Greater Ani
Smooth-billed Ani
Groove-billed Ani
Striped Cuckoo (H)
Pheasant Cuckoo (H)
Rufous-vented Ground-Cuckoo
Mottled Owl
Spectacled Owl
Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl
Common Potoo
Rufous Nightjar
Lesser Nighthawk
Band-rumped Swift
Short-tailed Swift
Rufous-breasted Hermit
Green Hermit
Long-billed Hermit
Stripe-throated Hermit
White-necked Jacobin
Black-throated Mango
Violet-headed Hummingbird
Garden Emerald
Violet-crowned Woodnymph
Violet-bellied Hummingbird
Sapphire-throated Hummingbird
Rufous-tailed Hummingbird
Blue-chested Hummingbird
Snowy-bellied Hummingbird

White-vented Plumeleteer
Bronze-tailed Plumeleteer
Purple-crowned Fairy
White-tailed Trogon
Violaceous Trogon
Orange-bellied Trogon
Black-throated Trogon (H)
Black-tailed Trogon (H)
Slaty-tailed Trogon
Ringed Kingfisher
Amazon Kingfisher
Green Kingfisher
Tody Motmot
Whooping (Blue-crowned) Motmot
Broad-billed Motmot
Rufous Motmot
Great Jacamar
Black-breasted Puffbird
Pied Puffbird
Spot-crowned Barbet
Collared Aracari
Emerald (Blue-throated) Toucanet
Chestnut-mandibled Toucan
Keel-billed Toucan 
Black-cheeked Woodpecker
Red-crowned Woodpecker
Cinnamon Woodpecker
Lineated Woodpecker
Crimson-crested Woodpecker
Plain Xenops
Plain-brown Woodcreeper
Wedge-billed Woodcreeper
Olivaceous Woodcreeper
Cocoa Woodcreeper
Black-striped Woodcreeper
Spotted Woodcreeper
Straight-billed Woodcreeper
Streak-headed Woodcreeper
Fasciated Antshrike
Great Antshrtike (H)
Barred Antshrike
Western Slaty-Antshrike
Plain Antvireo
Spot-crowned Antvireo
Pacific Antwren
Checker-throated Antwren
White-flanked Antwren
Slaty Antwren
Dot-winged Antwren
Dusky Antbird
White-bellied Antbird
Chestnut-backed Antbird
Bicolored Antbird
Spotted Antbird
Black-faced Antthrush
Streak-chested Antpitta
Black-crowned Antpitta
Purple-throated Fruitcrow
Red-capped Manakin
Blue-crowned Manakin
Lance-tailed Manakin
White-ruffed Manakin
Golden-collared Manakin
Thrush-like Schiffornis (H)
Yellow-crowned Tyrannulet
Forest Elaenia (H)
Yellow-bellied Elaenia
Lesser Elaenia
Brown-capped Tyrannulet
Southern Beardless- Tyrannulet
Mouse-colored Tyrannulet
Paltry Tyrannulet
Sepia-capped Flycatcher
Olive-striped Flycatcher
Ochre-bellied Flycatcher
Northern Scrub-Flycatcher
Southern Bentbill
Scale-crested Pygmy-Tyrant
Common Tody-Flycatcher
Black-headed Tody-Flycatcher
Olivaceous Flatbill
Yellow-olive Flycatcher
Yellow-margined Flycatcher
Brownish Twistwing (H)
Sulphur-rumped Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher (H)
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Tufted Flycatcher
Piratic Flycatcher
Rusty-margined Flycatcher
Social Flycatcher
Gray-capped Flycatcher
Lesser Kiskadee
Great Kiskadee
Streaked Flycatcher
Boat-billed Flycatcher
Tropical Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Fork-tailed Flycatcher
Rufous Mourner
Dusky-capped Flycatcher
Panama Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher
Bright-rumped Attila
Masked Tityra
Black-crowned Tityra
White-winged Becard

Bank Swallow
Mangrove Swallow
Gray-breasted Martin
No. Rough-winged Swallow
So. Rough-winged Swallow
Barn Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Black-bellied Wren
Rufous-breasted Wren
Bay Wren
Rufous-and-white Wren
Plain Wren
Buff-breasted Wren (H)
House Wren
White-breasted Wood-Wren
Gray-breasted Wood-Wren (H)
Southern Nightingale Wren
Tropical Mockingbird
Orange-billed Nightingale-Thrush
Swainson's Thrush
Clay-colored Thrush (Robin)
White-throated Thrush
Tawny-faced Gnatwren
Long-billed Gnatwren
Tropical Gnatcatcher
Black-chested Jay
House Sparrow
Yellow-throated Vireo
Yellow-green Vireo
Golden-fronted Greenlet
Lesser Greenlet
Green Shrike-Vireo
Rufous-browed Peppershrike
Yellow-crowned Euphonia
Thick-billed Euphonia
Fulvous-vented Euphonia
Tawny-capped Euphonia
Lesser Goldfinch
Tennessee Warbler
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Prothonotary Warbler
Northern Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush
Mourning Warbler
Canada Warbler
Rufous-capped Warbler
Buff-rumped Warbler
Common Bush-Tanager
Black-and-yellow Tanager
Dusky-faced Tanager
Grey-headed Tanager
White-shouldered Tanager
Tawny-crested Tanager
White-lined Tanager
Red-crowned Ant-Tanager
Red-throated Ant-Tanager
Hepatic Tanager
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager
Crimson-backed Tanager
Flame-rumped Tanager
Blue-gray Tanager
Palm Tanager
Plain-colored Tanager
Silver-throated Tanager
Bay-headed Tanager
Golden-hooded Tanager
Blue Dacnis
Green Honeycreeper
Shining Honeycreeper
Red-legged Honeycreeper
Blue-black Grassquit
Variable Seedeater
Yellow-bellied Seedeater
Ruddy-breasted Seedeater
Lesser Seed-Finch
Yellow-faced Grassquit
Wedge-tailed Grass-Finch
Orange-billed Sparrow
Black-striped Sparrow
Streaked Saltator
Black-headed Saltator
Buff-throated Saltator
Slate-colored Grosbeak
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue-black Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting
Red-breasted Blackbird
Eastern Meadowlark
Great-tailed Grackle
Shiny Cowbird
Giant Cowbird
Yellow-backed Oriole
Baltimore Oriole
Orchard Oriole
Yellow-billed Cacique
Yellow-rumped Cacique
Scarlet-rumped Cacique
Chestnut-headed Oropendola
Crested Oropendola
Montezuma Oropendola



Other Creatures:



Reptiles & Amphibians


White-nosed Coati
Geoffroy's Tamarin
White-faced Capuchin
Mantled Howler Monkey
Panamian Night Monkey
Central American Agouti
Hoffman's Two-toed Sloth
Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth
Red-tailed Squirrel
Collared Tamandua (Anteater)
Lesser White-lined Bat

Common Basilisk
House Gecko
American Crocodile
Green Iguana
Tegu Lizard
Bird-eating Snake
Green Vine Snake
"Lizard-eating" Snake
Frog sp (Hyla)

Blue Morpho
Caligo (Owl Butterfly)
A large selection of butterflies!
Leafcutter Ants
Army Ants
Giant Wood-Roach
Giant red-winged Grasshopper