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Mindo El Monte Sustainable Lodge, Ecuador (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Mindo El Monte Sustainable Lodge, Ecuador

Map of Mindo El Monte Sustainable Lodge, Ecuador



Fawn-breasted Tanager (Pipraeidea melanonota) Sunbittern (Eurypyga helias) Thick-billed Euphonia (Euphonia laniirostris) Masked Trogon (Trogon personatus) Andean Cock-of-the-rock (Rupicola peruviana) Western Male Golden-headed Quetzal (Pharomachrus auriceps)
Scaly-throated Foliage-gleaner (Anabacerthia variegaticeps) Plain-brown Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla fuliginosa) Plain-brown Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla fuliginosa)

Mindo is a river valley halfway between the cloud forest and the lowland forest thus providing habitat for species of both zones. Mindo is said to be one of the most biologically diverse areas on the planet.

Trips

Ecuador

12/22/2006:

Previous Visit (Milpe: 12/20/2006)
Next Visit (Yanacocha: 12/23/2006)



Species Recorded (78)

Birds ( 76 )

Herons ( Ardeidae )
Cattle Egret - Bubulcus ibis
Snowy Egret - Egretta thula

Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Allies ( Acciptridae )
Sharp-shinned Hawk - Accipiter striatus
Roadside Hawk - Rupornis magnirostris

Falcons and Allies ( Falconidae )
Bat Falcon - Falco rufigularis

Sunbitterns ( Eurypygidae )
Sunbittern - Eurypyga helias

Sandpipers and Allies ( Scolopacidae )
Spotted Sandpiper - Actitis macularius

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
White-throated Quail-Dove - Zentrygon frenata

New World Parrots ( Psittacidae )
Red-billed Parrot - Pionus sordidus

Cuckoos ( Cuculidae )
Squirrel Cuckoo - Piaya cayana

Hummingbirds ( Trochilidae )
Violet-tailed Sylph - Aglaiocercus coelestis
Rufous-tailed Hummingbird - Amazilia tzacatl
Brown Inca - Coeligena wilsoni
Purple-crowned Fairy - Heliothryx barroti
Booted Racket-tail - Ocreatus underwoodii
Crowned Woodnymph - Thalurania colombica

Trogons ( Trogonidae )
Golden-headed Quetzal - Pharomachrus auriceps
Masked Trogon - Trogon personatus

Motmots ( Momotidae )
Rufous Motmot - Baryphthengus martii

Toucan Barbet ( Semnornithidae )
Toucan Barbet - Semnornis ramphastinus

Toucans ( Ramphastidae )
Crimson-rumped Toucanet - Aulacorhynchus haematopygus
Red-headed Barbet - Eubucco bourcierii
Collared Aracari - Pteroglossus torquatus

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Golden-olive Woodpecker - Colaptes rubiginosus

Ovenbirds ( Furnariidae )
Scaly-throated Foliage-gleaner - Anabacerthia variegaticeps
Red-faced Spinetail - Cranioleuca erythrops
Plain-brown Woodcreeper - Dendrocincla fuliginosa
Northern Barred-Woodcreeper - Dendrocolaptes sanctithomae
Buff-fronted Foliage-gleaner - Philydor rufum
Strong-billed Woodcreeper - Xiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Bright-rumped Attila - Attila spadiceus
Southern Beardless-Tyrannulet - Camptostoma obsoletum
Yellow Tyrannulet - Capsiempis flaveola
White-tailed Tyrannulet - Mecocerculus poecilocercus
Dusky-capped Flycatcher - Myiarchus tuberculifer
Ornate Flycatcher - Myiotriccus ornatus
Black Phoebe - Sayornis nigricans
Torrent Tyrannulet - Serpophaga cinerea
Tropical Kingbird - Tyrannus melancholicus

Cotingas ( Cotingidae )
Black-and-white Becard - Pachyramphus albogriseus
Cinnamon Becard - Pachyramphus cinnamomeus
Andean Cock-of-the-rock - Rupicola peruvianus
Masked Tityra - Tityra semifasciata

Manakins ( Pipridae )
Club-winged Manakin - Machaeropterus deliciosus

Swallows ( Hirundinidae )
Blue-and-white Swallow - Pygochelidon cyanoleuca

Wrens ( Troglodytidae )
Scaly-breasted Wren - Microcerculus marginatus
House Wren - Troglodytes aedon

Old World Warblers and Gnatcatchers ( Sylviidae )
Tropical Gnatcatcher - Polioptila plumbea

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
Swainson's Thrush - Catharus ustulatus
Ecuadorian Thrush - Turdus maculirostris

Vireos ( Vireonidae )
Red-eyed Vireo - Vireo olivaceus

Wood-warblers ( Parulidae )
Three-striped Warbler - Basileuterus tristriatus
Slate-throated Redstart - Myioborus miniatus
Blackburnian Warbler - Setophaga fusca
Tropical Parula - Setophaga pitiayumi

Tanagers ( Thraupidae )
Blue-winged Mountain-Tanager - Anisognathus somptuosus
Yellow-collared Chlorophonia - Chlorophonia flavirostris
Yellow-throated Chlorospingus - Chlorospingus flavigularis
Thick-billed Euphonia - Euphonia laniirostris
Orange-bellied Euphonia - Euphonia xanthogaster
Fawn-breasted Tanager - Pipraeidea melanonota
Flame-rumped Tanager - Ramphocelus flammigerus
Variable Seedeater - Sporophila corvina
White-shouldered Tanager - Tachyphonus luctuosus
Golden Tanager - Tangara arthus
Blue-necked Tanager - Tangara cyanicollis
Silver-throated Tanager - Tangara icterocephala
Flame-faced Tanager - Tangara parzudakii
Golden-naped Tanager - Tangara ruficervix
Rufous-throated Tanager - Tangara rufigula
Swallow Tanager - Tersina viridis
Blue-gray Tanager - Thraupis episcopus
Palm Tanager - Thraupis palmarum

Grosbeaks and Buntings ( Cardinalidae )
Black-winged Saltator - Saltator atripennis

Brushfinches, Seedeaters, Sparrows, and Allies ( Emberizinae )
Orange-billed Sparrow - Arremon aurantiirostris
Tricolored Brushfinch - Atlapetes tricolor

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