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Birds in Bolivia

Travel pictures from Bolivia

by Dr. Günther Eichhorn


I saw quite a few of birds in Bolivia, but not as many as in Paraguay on the same trip. Here are some pictures of birds. One of the highlights was to see the Titicaca Flightless Grebe, which is endemic to the area and is endangered.

Nature pictures of Bolivia and other bird pages are linked:

Bolivia Nature
Nature Page for Bolivia

Bird Pages

All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.

Birds in Bolivia

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White-winged Swallows Tachycineta
White-winged Swallows (Tachycineta albiventer, french: Hirondelle à ailes blanches). (776k)
Great Kiskadee Pitangus
Great Kiskadee (Pitangus sulphuratus, german: Schwefeltyrann, french: Tyran quiquivi). (899k)
Red-capped Cardinal Paroaria
Red-capped Cardinal (Paroaria gularis, french: Paroare rougecap). (969k)
Amazon Kingfisher Chloroceryle
Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona, german: Amazonasfischer, french: Martin-pêcheur d'Amazonie). (1104k)
Picui Ground Dove
Picui Ground Dove (Columbina picui, german: Picuitäubchen, french: Colombe picui). (1036k)
Russet-backed Oropendola Psarocolius
Russet-backed Oropendola (Psarocolius angustifrons, french: Cassique roussâtre). (942k)
Nest Russet-backed Oropendola
Nest of the Russet-backed Oropendola (Psarocolius angustifrons, french: Cassique roussâtre). (851k)
Colony Yellow-rumped Cacique
Colony of Yellow-rumped Cacique (Cacicus cela, german: Gelbbürzelkassike, french: Cassique cul-jaune). (1154k)
Yellow-rumped Cacique Cacicus
Yellow-rumped Cacique (Cacicus cela, german: Gelbbürzelkassike, french: Cassique cul-jaune). (668k)
Plush-crested Jay Cyanocorax
Plush-crested Jay (Cyanocorax chrysops, german: Kappenblaurabe, french: Geai acahé). (686k)
Andean Parakeets Bolborhynchus
Andean Parakeets (Bolborhynchus orbygnesius, german: Andensittich, french: Toui de d'Orbigny). (755k)
Sand-colored Nighthawks Chordeiles
Sand-colored Nighthawks (Chordeiles rupestris, german: Flussnachtschwalbe, french: Engoulevent sable). (778k)
Sand-colored Nighthawks Chordeiles
Sand-colored Nighthawks (Chordeiles rupestris, german: Flussnachtschwalbe, french: Engoulevent sable). (1000k)
Sand-colored Nighthawk Chordeiles
Sand-colored Nighthawk (Chordeiles rupestris, german: Flussnachtschwalbe, french: Engoulevent sable). (298k)
Great Potoo Nyctibius
Great Potoo (Nyctibius grandis, french: Grand Ibijau). (664k)
Titicaca Flightless Grebe
Titicaca Flightless Grebe (Rollandia microptera, german: Titicaca-Taucher, french: Grèbe microptère). (703k)
Large-billed Tern Phaetusa
Large-billed Tern (Phaetusa simplex, french: Sterne à gros bec) in flight. (1100k)
Black Skimmer Rynchops
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger, german: Schwarzmantel-Scherenschnabel, french: Bec-en-ciseaux noir). (794k)
Colony Andean Gulls
Colony of Andean Gulls (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes) on Lake Titicaca. (604k)
Andean Gull Chroicocephalus
Andean Gull (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes), non-breeding plumage. (922k)
Andean Gull Chroicocephalus
Andean Gull (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes), breeding plumage. (826k)
Andean Gull Chroicocephalus
Andean Gull (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes), breeding plumage, in flight. (728k)
Andean Coot Fulica
Andean Coot (Fulica ardesiaca, french: Foulque ardoisée). (532k)
Neotropic Cormorants Phalacrocorax
Neotropic Cormorants (Phalacrocorax brasilianus, german: Olivenscharbe, french: Cormoran vigua). (999k)
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax
Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus, german: Olivenscharbe, french: Cormoran vigua). (765k)
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax
Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus, german: Olivenscharbe, french: Cormoran vigua) in flight. (713k)
Anhinga Anhinga Anhinga
Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga, german: Amerikanischer Schlangenhalsvogel, french: Anhinga d'Amérique) in the lake. (570k)
Anhinga Anhinga Anhinga
Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga, german: Amerikanischer Schlangenhalsvogel, french: Anhinga d'Amérique) drying its wings. (1091k)
Blue-throated Piping Guan
Blue-throated Piping Guan (Pipile cumanensis, french: Pénélope à gorge bleue). (768k)
Razor-billed Curassow Mitu
Razor-billed Curassow (Mitu tuberosum, german: Amazonashokko, french: Hocco tuberculé). (893k)
Pair Blue-and-yellow Macaws
Pair of Blue-and-yellow Macaws (Ara ararauna, german: Gelbbrustara, french: Ara bleu). (945k)
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara
Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna, german: Gelbbrustara, french: Ara bleu). (719k)
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara
Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna, german: Gelbbrustara, french: Ara bleu). (805k)
Hoatzin Opisthocomus Hoazin
Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin, german: Hoatzin, french: Hoazin huppé). (953k)
Snowy Egret Egretta
Snowy Egret (Egretta thula, german: Schmuckreiher, french: Aigrette neigeuse). (720k)
Boat-billed Heron Cochlearius
Boat-billed Heron (Cochlearius cochlearius, german: Kahnschnabel, french: Savacou huppé). (699k)
Cocoi Heron Ardea
Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi, german: Cocoireiher, french: Héron cocoi). (782k)
Peregrine Falcon Falco
Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus, german: Wanderfalke, french: Faucon pèlerin). (691k)
Black Vulture Coragyps
Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus, german: Rabengeier, french: Urubu noir). (703k)
Turkey Vulture Cathartes
Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura, german: Truthahngeier, french: Urubu à tête rouge) in flight. (1101k)
Andean Condor Vultur
Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus, german: Andenkondor, french: Condor des Andes). (698k)
Andean Condor Vultur
Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus, german: Andenkondor, french: Condor des Andes) in flight. (514k)

This page contains 45 pictures of 29 bird species

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