List of Costa Rica Birds Included in this Gallery (264) - Charlie Doggett's COSTA RICA

Bird Species Names in English

Listed Alphabetically as in the

Gallery (Updated March 19, 2018)

Acorn Woodpecker

Amazon Kingfisher


Baird's Trogon

Baltimore Oriole


Bare-crowned Antbird

Bare-throated Tiger Heron

Barred Antshrike female

Barred Parakeet

Bat Falcon

Bay-breasted Warbler

Black and White Warbler

Black Guan

Black Phoebe

Black Vulture

Black-bellied Whistling Duck

Black-billed Nightingale-thrush

Black-capped Flycatcher

Black-cheeked Woodpecker

Black-collared Hawk

Black-cowled Oriole

Black-crested Coquette Hummingbird

Black-crowned Night Heron

Black-headed Saltator

Black-hooded Antshrike

Black-necked Stilt

Black-striped Sparrow

Black-throated Trogon female

Blue Dacnis

Blue Ground Dove

Blue & Gold Tanager

Blue-black Grassquit

Blue-crowned Manakin

Blue-crowned Motmot

Blue-gray Tanager

Blue-throated Goldentail Hummingbird

Boat-billed Flycatcher

Boat-billed Heron

Broad-billed Motmot

Broad-winged Hawk

Brown Jay

Brown Pelican

Brown-crested Flycatcher

Buff-rumped Warbler

Buff-throated Saltator

Canivet's Emerald Hummingbird

Cattle Egret

Charming Hummingbird

Cherrie’s Tanager

Chestnut-backed Antbird

Chestnut-colored Woodpecker

Chestnut-headed Oropendola

Chestnut-sided Warbler

Cinnamon Hummingbird

Clay-colored Thrush

Cocoa Woodcreeper

Collared Aracari 

Collared Redstart

Collared Trogon

Common Black-Hawk

Common Chlorospingus

Common Potoo

Common Tody Flycatcher

Crane Hawk

Crested Caracara

Crested Guan

Crested Owl 

Crimson-collared Tanager

Crimson-fronted Parakeet

Crowned Woodnymph Hummingbird

Double-striped Thick-knee

Double-toothed Kite

Dusky-capped Flycatcher

Eastern Meadowlark

Elegant Euphonia

Emerald Toucanet

Ferruginous Pygmy-owl

Fiery-billed Aracari

Flame-colored Tanager

Flame-throated Warbler

Forked-tailed Emerald Hummingbird

Gartered Trogon

Golden-hooded Tanager

Golden-naped Woodpecker

Gray Hawk

Gray-headed Chachalaca

Grayish Saltator

Great Blue Heron

Great Curassow

Great Egret

Great Green Macaw

Great Kiskadee

Great-tailed Grackle

Green Heron

Green Honeycreeper

Green Ibis

Green Kingfisher

Green Thorntail Hummingbird

Green Violetear Hummingbird

Green-breasted Mango

Green-crowned Brilliant Hummingbird

Groove-billed Ani

Harris's Hawk

Helmeted Guineafowl (not native)

Hoffman’s Woodpecker

Inca Dove

Keel-billed Toucan

King Vulture

Laughing Falcon

Lesser Nighthawk

Lesser Yellowlegs

Lineated Woodpecker

Little Blue Heron

Long-billed Hermit Hummingbird

Long-billed Starthroat

Long-tailed Silky Flycatcher

Long-tailed Tyrant

Magnificent Hummingbird

Magnificent Frigatebird

Mangrove Cuckoo

Mangrove Hummingbird

Mangrove Swallow

Masked Tityra

Mealy Parrot

Melodious Blackbird

Mississippi Kite

Montezuma Oropendola

Mottled Owl

Mountain Thrush

Muscovy Duck

Neotropical Cormorant

Northern Barred Woodcreeper

Northern Jacana

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

Ochre-bellied Flycatcher

Olive Sparrow

Olive-backed Euphonia

Olive-sided Flycatcher

Orange-bellied Trogon

Orange-billed Sparrow

Orange-chinned Parakeets

Orange-collared Manakin

Ornate Hawk Eagle


Pale-billed Woodpecker

Pale-vented Pigeon

Palm Tanager

Panama Flycatcher

Passerini’s Tanager

Pied Puffbird

Plain Antvireo

Plain Brown Woodcreeper

Prothonotary Warbler

Purple-throated Mountain Gem Hummingbird

Red-billed Pigeon

Red-capped Manakin

Red-eyed Vireo

Red-faced Spinetail

Red-legged Honeycreeper

Red-lored Parrot

Red-throated Ant-tanager

Red-winged Blackbird

Resplendent Quetzal

Ringed Kingfisher

Riverside Wren

Roadside Hawk

Rose-throated Becard

Roseate Spoonbill

Royal Tern

Rufous Motmot

Rufous-capped Warbler

Rufous-collared Sparrow

Rufous-naped Wren

Rufous-tailed Hummingbird

Rufous-tailed Jacamar 

Sapphire-throated Hummingbird

Scaly-breasted Hummingbird

Scarlet Macaw

Scarlet-rumped Cacique

Scarlet-thighed Dacnis

Semi-plumbeous Hawk

Sepia-capped Flycatcher

Shining Honeycreeper

Short-tailed Hawk

Silver-throated Tanager

Slate-throated Redstart

Slaty Spinetail

Slaty-backed Nightingale Thrush

Slaty-tailed Trogon

Smooth-billed Ani

Snowcap Hummingbird

Snowy Cotinga

Snowy Egret

Snowy-bellied Hummingbird

Social Flycatcher

Solitary Sandpiper or Lesser Yellowlegs

Sooty Thrush

Southern Beardless Tyrannulet

Southern Lapwing

Southern Rough Winged Swallow

Spectacled Owl

Spotted Antbird

Spotted Sandpiper

Spotted Woodcreeper

Squirrel Cuckoo

Steely-vented Hummingbird

Streaked Flycatcher

Striped Owl

Stripe-tailed Hummingbird

Stripe-throated Hermit Hummingbird

Sulphur-winged Parakeet

Summer Tanager



Tawny-capped Euphonia

Tawny-chested Flycatcher

Tennessee Warbler

Three-wattled Bellbird

Torrent Tyrannulet

Tri-colored Heron

Tropical Kingbird

Tropical Mockingbird

Tropical Peewee

Tufted Flycatcher

Turkey Vulture

Turquoise-browed Motmot

Variable Seedeater

Violet Sabrewing Hummingbird

Violet-headed Hummingbird

Volcano Junco

Wedge-billed Woodcreeper

Western Kingbird


White Hawk

White Ibis

White-breasted Wood Wren

White-crowned Manakin

White-crowned Parrot

White-necked Puffbird

White-necked Jacobin Hummingbird

White-ringed Flycatcher

White-ruffed Manakin

White-shouldered Tanager

White-tailed Hawk

White-tipped Dove

White-whiskered Puffbird

White-winged Dove


Wilson’s Plover

Wilson’s Warbler

Wood Stork

Wood Thrush

Yellow Warbler

Yellow-bellied Elaenia

Yellow-crowned Euphonia

Yellow-crowned Night Heron

Yellow-eared Toucanet

Yellow-faced Grassquit

Yellow-headed Caracara

Yellow-thighed Finch

Yellow-throated Euphonia

Yellow-throated Toucan

Yellowish Flycatcher

And 7+ unknown birds photographed