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Puerto Iguazu, Argentina (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

Map of Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

Swallow-tailed Hummingbird (Eupetomena macroura) Versicolored Emerald (Chrysuronia versicolor) Ochre-collared Piculet (Picumnus temminckii) Black-throated Mango (Anthracothorax nigricollis) - Female Planalto Hermit (Phaethornis pretrei) Sayaca Tanager (Thraupis sayaca)

Border city


Antarctica and Argentina

11/20/2021: We hit our 5:30AM flight to Iguazu, and it turns out that we were in first class for the one hour flight! Anyway, not that exciting, and pretty easily arrived in our hotel.

11/21/2021: A quick walk around in the morning before heading off to Surucua

Previous Visit (Buenos Aires Reserva Costeneras: 11/19/2021)
Next Visit (Iguazu Falls: 11/20/2021)

Species Recorded (26)

Birds ( 26 )

Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Allies ( Acciptridae )
Swallow-tailed Kite - Elanoides forficatus

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

Typical Owls ( Strigidae )
Tropical Screech-Owl - Megascops choliba

Swifts ( Apodidae )
Great Dusky Swift - Cypseloides senex

Hummingbirds ( Trochilidae )
Black-throated Mango - Anthracothorax nigricollis
Glittering-bellied Emerald - Chlorostilbon lucidus
Versicolored Emerald - Chrysuronia versicolor
Swallow-tailed Hummingbird - Eupetomena macroura
Gilded Hummingbird - Hylocharis chrysura
Planalto Hermit - Phaethornis pretrei
Violet-capped Woodnymph - Thalurania glaucopis

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Ochre-collared Piculet - Picumnus temminckii

Ovenbirds ( Furnariidae )
Rufous Hornero - Furnarius rufus

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Yellow-bellied Elaenia - Elaenia flavogaster
Piratic Flycatcher - Legatus leucophaius
Great Kiskadee - Pitangus sulphuratus
Tropical Kingbird - Tyrannus melancholicus
Fork-tailed Flycatcher - Tyrannus savana

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
Pale-breasted Thrush - Turdus leucomelas

Bananaquit ( Coerebinae )
Bananaquit - Coereba flaveola

Tanagers ( Thraupidae )
Purple-throated Euphonia - Euphonia chlorotica
Saffron Finch - Sicalis flaveola
Sayaca Tanager - Thraupis sayaca

American Blackbirds and Orioles ( Icteridae )
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis

Old World Sparrows ( Passeridae )
House Sparrow - Passer domesticus


South America


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