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Yelapa, Jalisco (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Yelapa, Jalisco

Map of Yelapa, Jalisco

Golden-cheeked Woodpecker (Melanerpes chrysogenys) Male Pale-billed Woodpecker (Campephilus guatemalensis) Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus) Female White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) Green Heron (Butorides virescens)

A small town without cars, the only good way to get here is by a boat from Puerto Vallarta.


Mexico, Nayarit


1/5/2008: Took the boat over here in the late afternoon, for a one night stay.

Previous Visit (Puerto Vallarta: 1/4/2008)
Next Visit (Playa Punta Raza: 1/5/2008)

Species Recorded (17)

Birds ( 17 )

Herons ( Ardeidae )
Green Heron - Butorides virescens

Ibises and Spoonbills ( Threskiornithidae )
White Ibis - Eudocimus albus

Sandpipers and Allies ( Scolopacidae )
Willet - Tringa semipalmata

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
Inca Dove - Columbina inca

New World Parrots ( Psittacidae )
Military Macaw - Ara militaris
Orange-fronted Parakeet - Eupsittula canicularis

Trogons ( Trogonidae )
Citreoline Trogon - Trogon citreolus

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Pale-billed Woodpecker - Campephilus guatemalensis
Golden-cheeked Woodpecker - Melanerpes chrysogenys

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Boat-billed Flycatcher - Megarynchus pitangua
Vermilion Flycatcher - Pyrocephalus rubinus
Tropical Kingbird - Tyrannus melancholicus

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

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
San Blas Jay - Cyanocorax sanblasianus

American Blackbirds and Orioles ( Icteridae )
Hooded Oriole - Icterus cucullatus

Old World Sparrows ( Passeridae )
House Sparrow - Passer domesticus


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