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Mombacho, Nicaragua (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Mombacho, Nicaragua

Map of Mombacho, Nicaragua

Mountain Elaenia (Elaenia frantzii) Yellow Treefrog (Dendropsophus microcephalus) Mombacho Salamander (Bolitoglossa mombachensis) White-throated Magpie-Jay (Calocitta formosa)

Mombacho is a protected mountain top cloud forest near Granada, Nicaragua.


Mexico to Panama

2/16/2009: After a day spent in Granada, we headed to a nearby volcano for an afternoon of walking on the cloud forest trails, a night safari, and a night in the mountain retreat. The next morning, we planned a hike but ended up canceling due to wind and fog.

Previous Visit (Granada: 2/15/2009)
Next Visit (Nicaragua / Costa Rica Border Zone: 2/17/2009)

Species Recorded (8)

Birds ( 3 )

Hummingbirds ( Trochilidae )
Purple-throated Mountain-Gem - Lampornis calolaemus

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Mountain Elaenia - Elaenia frantzii

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
White-throated Magpie-Jay - Calocitta formosa


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