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  1. Royal Tern

    Royal Tern

    Large, coastal tern. Several seen loafing on the mudbanks mid-channel while others feeding over the water. (Additional flight shots of this species as requested by Barney!)
  2. Crane Hawk

    Crane Hawk

    Crane Hawk (Geranospiza caerulescens nigra)
  3. Royal Tern

    Royal Tern

    Royal Tern (Thalasseus maximus) non-breeding plumage.
  4. Whimbrels


    Whimbrels (Numenius phaeopus hudsonicus)
  5. Yellow Warbler "Mangrove Warbler"

    Yellow Warbler "Mangrove Warbler"

    Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia erithachorides). This subspecies is known as the Mangrove Warbler.
  6. Inca Doves

    Inca Doves

    Inca Dove pair (Columbina inca)
  7. Black-necked Stilt

    Black-necked Stilt

    Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus mexicanus)
  8. Striped Saddlebags

    Striped Saddlebags

    Striped Saddlebags (Tramea calverti: Libellulidae) 4.4-4.9 cm (1.7-1.9 in) long.
  9. Lesser Violetear

    Lesser Violetear

    Lesser Violetear (Colibri cyanotus cabanidis) Nectaring Firebush (Hamelia patens: Rubiaceae).
  10. Ferruginous Pygmy Owl

    Ferruginous Pygmy Owl

    Ferruginous Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum ridgwayi)
  11. Streaked-backed Oriole

    Streaked-backed Oriole

    Streak-backed Oriole (Icterus pustulatus sclateri)
  12. Mangrove Vireo

    Mangrove Vireo

    Mangrove Vireo (Vireo pallens pallens) Telling me to get out of its territory.
  13. Black-headed Trogon, male

    Black-headed Trogon, male

    Black-headed Trogon (Trogon melanocephalus illaetabilis)
  14. Mangrove Hummingbird

    Mangrove Hummingbird

    Mangrove Hummingbird (Amazilia boucardi)
  15. Masked Tityra (female)

    Masked Tityra (female)

    Masked Tityra (Tityra semifasciata costaricensis) female.
  16. Boat-billed Heron

    Boat-billed Heron

    Boat-billed Heron (Cochlearius cochlearius panamensis)
  17. Bordered Patch

    Bordered Patch

    Bordered Patch (Chlosyne lacinia: Nymphalidae) wingspan 4.4-5.7 cm (1.75-2.25 in). One of the not so common morphs of this species.
  18. Doubled-striped Thick-Knee

    Doubled-striped Thick-Knee

    Double-striped Thick-knee (Burhinus bistriatus bistriatus)
  19. Anhinga


    Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga leucogaster)
  20. Plumbeous Kite

    Plumbeous Kite

    Plumbeous Kite (Ictinia plumbea)
  21. Eight-Spotted Flea Beetle

    Eight-Spotted Flea Beetle

    Eight-spotted Flea Beetle (Omophoita cyanipennis: Chrysomelidae) ca. 1.8 cm (0.71 in) long.
  22. Plumbeous Kite

    Plumbeous Kite

    Plumbeous Kite (Ictinia plumbea)
  23. Snowy Egret

    Snowy Egret

    Snowy Egret (Egretta thula thula)
  24. Slate-headed Tody-Flycatchger

    Slate-headed Tody-Flycatchger

    Slate-headed Tody Flycatcher (Poecilotriccus sylvia schistaceiceps)
  25. Slate-headed Tody-Flycatcher

    Slate-headed Tody-Flycatcher

    Slate-headed Tody-Flycatcher (Poecilotriccus sylvia schistaceiceps)