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Sabanas de Soplillar, Cuba (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Sabanas de Soplillar, Cuba

Map of Sabanas de Soplillar, Cuba

Cuban Tody (Todus multicolor) Cuban Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium siju) Cuban Parakeet (Psittacara euops) Cuban Parrot (Amazona leucocephala) Bare-legged Owl (Margarobyas lawrencii) Gray-headed Quail-Dove (Geotrygon caniceps)




1/30/2024: In our continued "Support for the Cuban people", we hopped back into the 1952 Chevy and drove off to another area of the swamp. We walked around in the forest for a bit, and after some time we walked around in a field with some cows. After, we ate dinner at the casa particular.

Previous Visit (Playa Larga: 1/30/2024)
Next Visit (Cueva de los Peces: 1/31/2024)

Species Recorded (31)

Birds ( 31 )

Herons ( Ardeidae )
Western Cattle Egret - Bubulcus ibis
Little Blue Heron - Egretta caerulea

New World Vultures ( Cathartidae )
Turkey Vulture - Cathartes aura

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
Gray-headed Quail-Dove - Geotrygon caniceps
White-winged Dove - Zenaida asiatica
Mourning Dove - Zenaida macroura

New World Parrots ( Psittacidae )
Cuban Parrot - Amazona leucocephala
Cuban Parakeet - Psittacara euops

( Todidae )
Cuban Tody - Todus multicolor

Typical Owls ( Strigidae )
Cuban Pygmy-Owl - Glaucidium siju
Bare-legged Owl - Margarobyas lawrencii

Swifts ( Apodidae )
Antillean Palm-Swift - Tachornis phoenicobia

Trogons ( Trogonidae )
Cuban Trogon - Priotelus temnurus

( Coccyzidae )
Great Lizard-Cuckoo - Coccyzus merlini

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Northern Flicker - Colaptes auratus
West Indian Woodpecker - Melanerpes superciliaris

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Cuban Pewee - Contopus caribaeus
Loggerhead Kingbird - Tyrannus caudifasciatus

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
Cuban Crow - Corvus nasicus

Old World Warblers and Gnatcatchers ( Sylviidae )
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - Polioptila caerulea

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
Red-legged Thrush - Turdus plumbeus

Mockingbirds, Thrashers, and Allies ( Mimidae )
Northern Mockingbird - Mimus polyglottos

Vireos ( Vireonidae )
Cuban Vireo - Vireo gundlachii

Wood-warblers ( Parulidae )
Worm-eating Warbler - Helmitheros vermivorum
Black-and-white Warbler - Mniotilta varia
Louisiana Waterthrush - Parkesia motacilla
Black-throated Blue Warbler - Setophaga caerulescens
Yellow-throated Warbler - Setophaga dominica
American Redstart - Setophaga ruticilla

American Blackbirds and Orioles ( Icteridae )
Cuban Blackbird - Ptiloxena atroviolacea

Cardueline Finches and Allies ( Fringillidae )
Swainson's Warbler - Limnothlypis swainsonii


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