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Chavarillo, Veracruz (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Chavarillo, Veracruz

Map of Chavarillo, Veracruz

Tropical Pewee (Contopus cinereus) Rose-throated Becard (Pachyramphus aglaiae) Green-breasted Mango (Anthracothorax prevostii) Nest Masked Tityra (Tityra semifasciata) Juvenile

This spot has a canyon of remnant rainforest among a setting of a small town and lime and coffee plantations. There is a railroad track that gives good access to untouched forest, or you can walk into the canyon on a steep muddy path.


Mexico, Veracruz

10/12/2007: I walked on the railroad tracks for awhile in the morning. In the afternoon, I hiked into the canyon to a waterfall.

Previous Visit (Colorado Bat Cave: 10/11/2007)
Next Visit (Jalcomulco: 10/12/2007)

Species Recorded (13)

Birds ( 13 )

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
Ruddy Ground-Dove - Columbina talpacoti

Cuckoos ( Cuculidae )
Squirrel Cuckoo - Piaya cayana

Hummingbirds ( Trochilidae )
Green-breasted Mango - Anthracothorax prevostii

Toucans ( Ramphastidae )
Keel-billed Toucan - Ramphastos sulfuratus

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Acorn Woodpecker - Melanerpes formicivorus

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Tropical Pewee - Contopus cinereus

Cotingas ( Cotingidae )
Rose-throated Becard - Pachyramphus aglaiae
Masked Tityra - Tityra semifasciata

Wrens ( Troglodytidae )
Rufous-naped Wren - Campylorhynchus rufinucha
White-bellied Wren - Uropsila leucogastra

Tanagers ( Thraupidae )
Variable Seedeater - Sporophila corvina

Grosbeaks and Buntings ( Cardinalidae )
Rose-breasted Grosbeak - Pheucticus ludovicianus

American Blackbirds and Orioles ( Icteridae )
Chestnut-headed Oropendola - Psarocolius wagleri


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