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  1. Grasshopper

    Grasshopper

    Grasshopper (Acrididae) I know there are species larger than this one but this is the largest one I have ever seen. It was 8.3-8.9 cm (3.25-3.5 in) long. Photographed in tall grass above the river northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert above Ro Maraon...
  2. Red Buttons Opuntia

    Red Buttons Opuntia

    Red Buttons Opuntia (Opuntia quitensis: Cactaceae) Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert above Rio Maraon at ca.140 m (459 ft) elevation.
  3. Purple-throated Euphonia (male)

    Purple-throated Euphonia (male)

    Purple-throated Euphonia (Euphonia chlorotica) Male, species sexually dimorphic. This little chap seemed very unhappy and was telling some of his buddies about it. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m...
  4. Peruvian Meadowlark (male)

    Peruvian Meadowlark (male)

    Peruvian Meadowlark (Sturnella bellicosa subsp. bellicosa) Male, sexes sexually dimorphic. This male was fluttering around getting the attention of a female. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m...
  5. Peruvian Old Man Cactus

    Peruvian Old Man Cactus

    Peruvian Old Man Cactus (Espostoa lanata subsp. lanianuligera: Cactaceae) Photographed in disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  6. Peruvian Meadowlark (female)

    Peruvian Meadowlark (female)

    Peruvian Meadowlark (Sturnella bellicosa subsp. bellicosa) Female, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  7. Peruvian Meadowlark (male)

    Peruvian Meadowlark (male)

    Peruvian Meadowlark (Sturnella bellicosa subsp. bellicosa) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  8. Little Inca Finch

    Little Inca Finch

    Little Inca Finch (Incaspiza watkinsi) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  9. Streaked Saltator

    Streaked Saltator

    Streaked Saltator (Saltator striatipectus subsp. peruvianus) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  10. Blue-black Grassquit (juvenile)

    Blue-black Grassquit (juvenile)

    Blue-black Grassquit (Volatinia jacarina subsp. peruviensis) Juvenile, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  11. Blue-black Grassquit (male)

    Blue-black Grassquit (male)

    Blue-black Grassquit (Volatinia jacarina subsp. peruviensis) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  12. Short-tailed Field Tyrant

    Short-tailed Field Tyrant

    Short-tailed Field Tyrant (Muscigralla brevicauda) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  13. Purple-throated Euphonia (males)

    Purple-throated Euphonia (males)

    Purple-throated Euphonia (Euphonia chlorotica) Males, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  14. Drab Seedeater (female)

    Drab Seedeater (female)

    Drab Seedeater (Sporophila simplex) Female, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  15. Ash-breasted Sierra Finch (male)

    Ash-breasted Sierra Finch (male)

    Ash-breasted Sierra Finch (Phrygilus plebejus subsp. ocularis) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  16. Pearl Kite

    Pearl Kite

    Pearl Kite (Gampsonyx swainsonii subsp. magnus) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed riparian northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed riparian above Rio Maraon at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  17. White-crested Elaenia

    White-crested Elaenia

    White-crested Elaenia (Elaenia albiceps subsp. griseigularis) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  18. Yellow-tailed Oriole

    Yellow-tailed Oriole

    Yellow-tailed Oriole (Icterus mesomelas subsp. taczanowskii) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  19. Common Tody-flycatcher

    Common Tody-flycatcher

    Common Tody-flycatcher (Todirostrum cinereum subsp. sclateri) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed desert northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert above Rio Maraon at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  20. Chestnut-throated Seedeater (male)

    Chestnut-throated Seedeater (male)

    Chestnut-throated Seedeater (Sporophila telasco) Photographed in open disturbed desert converted to cropland near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert, cropland at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  21. Vermilion Flycatcher (male)

    Vermilion Flycatcher (male)

    Vermilion flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus subsp. piurae) Male, sexes strongly dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert canyon northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert canyon above Rio Maraon at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  22. Peruvian Pygmy Owl

    Peruvian Pygmy Owl

    Peruvian Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium peruanum) Sexes similar. Brown morph. Photographed in open disturbed desert canyon northeast of Olmos near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert canyon above Rio Maraon at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  23. Rufous-fronted Thornbird

    Rufous-fronted Thornbird

    Rufous-fronted Thornbird (Phacellodomus rufifrons subsp. peruvianus) Sexes similar. Photographed in open disturbed desert converted to cropland near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert, cropland at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
  24. Comb Ducks

    Comb Ducks

    Comb Ducks (Sarkidiornis melanotos subsp. sylvicola) These geese size ducks are sexually dimorphic. Males with knobs on their bills. Lead bird and 4th bird. Photographed in open disturbed desert converted to cropland (flying over a rice field) near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru...
  25. Red-crested Finch (male)

    Red-crested Finch (male)

    Red-crested Finch (Coryphospingus cucullatus subsp. fargoi) Male, species sexually dimorphic. Photographed in open disturbed desert converted to cropland near Corral Quemado, Piura Department, Peru. Disturbed desert, cropland at ca.400 m (1,312 ft) elevation.
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