Species List

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This is a bird and mammal species list for Yasuni. The list is based upon the species observed via the TEAM Network Terrestrial Vertebrate protocol and is not meant to be an all inclusive list of species at Yasuni. This species list excludes observations where the camera trap image was not able to be identified (labeled as "unidentifiable" as a result of a poor quality image) and observations where the species in the image has not been able to be determined to genus or species (labeled as "unknown"). Please direct any questions or suggestions to .

This list of 71 species (35 Aves, 36 Mammalia) was generated on January 16, 2019. Click on column headers to sort.

Class Family Genus Species Common Name
AVES ACCIPITRIDAE Buteogallus urubitinga Great Black-hawk
AVES ACCIPITRIDAE Harpia harpyja Harpy Eagle
AVES ACCIPITRIDAE Leucopternis albicollis White Hawk
AVES ACCIPITRIDAE Leucopternis schistaceus Slate-coloured Hawk
AVES ACCIPITRIDAE Morphnus guianensis Crested Eagle
AVES ACCIPITRIDAE Spizaetus ornatus Ornate Hawk-eagle
AVES COLUMBIDAE Claravis pretiosa Blue Ground-dove
AVES COLUMBIDAE Geotrygon montana Ruddy Quail-dove
AVES COLUMBIDAE Geotrygon saphirina Sapphire Quail-dove
AVES COLUMBIDAE Leptotila rufaxilla Grey-fronted Dove
AVES COLUMBIDAE Leptotila verreauxi White-tipped Dove
AVES COTINGIDAE Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema Purple-throated Cotinga
AVES CRACIDAE Mitu salvini Salvin's Curassow
AVES CRACIDAE Nothocrax urumutum Nocturnal Curassow
AVES CRACIDAE Penelope jacquacu Spix's Guan
AVES CRACIDAE Pipile pipile Trinidad Piping-guan
AVES CUCULIDAE Neomorphus geoffroyi Rufous-vented Ground-cuckoo
AVES FALCONIDAE Micrastur gilvicollis Lined Forest-falcon
AVES FORMICARIIDAE Chamaeza nobilis Striated Antthrush
AVES FORMICARIIDAE Formicarius colma Rufous-capped Antthrush
AVES FORMICARIIDAE Grallaria guatimalensis Scaled Antpitta
AVES MOMOTIDAE Baryphthengus martii Rufous Motmot
AVES ODONTOPHORIDAE Odontophorus gujanensis Marbled Wood-quail
AVES PSOPHIIDAE Psophia crepitans Grey-winged Trumpeter
AVES RALLIDAE Aramides calopterus Red-winged Wood-rail
AVES RAMPHASTIDAE Ramphastos tucanus White-throated Toucan
AVES THRAUPIDAE Tachyphonus cristatus Flame-crested Tanager
AVES TINAMIDAE Crypturellus bartletti Bartlett's Tinamou
AVES TINAMIDAE Crypturellus cinereus Cinereous Tinamou
AVES TINAMIDAE Crypturellus soui Little Tinamou
AVES TINAMIDAE Crypturellus undulatus Undulated Tinamou
AVES TINAMIDAE Crypturellus variegatus Variegated Tinamou
AVES TINAMIDAE Tinamus guttatus White-throated Tinamou
AVES TINAMIDAE Tinamus major Great Tinamou
AVES TURDIDAE Catharus minimus Grey-cheeked Thrush
MAMMALIA CANIDAE Atelocynus microtis Short-eared Dog, Short-eared Fox, Small-eared Dog, Small-eared Zorro
MAMMALIA CANIDAE Canis lupus familiaris
MAMMALIA CANIDAE Speothos venaticus Bush Dog, Savannah Dog, Vinegar Dog
MAMMALIA CEBIDAE Cebus albifrons Shock-headed Capuchin, White-fronted Capuchin
MAMMALIA CEBIDAE Saimiri sciureus Common Squirrel Monkey, South American Squirrel Monkey
MAMMALIA CERVIDAE Mazama americana Red Brocket
MAMMALIA CERVIDAE Mazama gouazoubira Brown Brocket, Gray Brocket
MAMMALIA CERVIDAE Mazama nemorivaga Amazonian Brown Brocket, Amazonian Brown Brocket Deer, Small Brown Brocket Deer
MAMMALIA CUNICULIDAE Cuniculus paca Spotted Paca
MAMMALIA DASYPODIDAE Dasypus kappleri Greater Long-nosed Armadillo
MAMMALIA DASYPODIDAE Dasypus novemcinctus Common Long-nosed Armadillo, Nine-banded Armadillo
MAMMALIA DASYPODIDAE Priodontes maximus Giant Armadillo
MAMMALIA DASYPROCTIDAE Dasyprocta fuliginosa Black Agouti
MAMMALIA DASYPROCTIDAE Myoprocta pratti Green Acouchi
MAMMALIA DIDELPHIDAE Didelphis marsupialis Black-eared Opossum, Common Opossum, Southern Opossum
MAMMALIA DIDELPHIDAE Metachirus nudicaudatus Brown Four-eyed Opossum
MAMMALIA DIDELPHIDAE Philander andersoni Anderson's Four-eyed Opossum, Black Four-eyed Opossum
MAMMALIA FELIDAE Leopardus pardalis Ocelot
MAMMALIA FELIDAE Leopardus wiedii Margay, Tree Ocelot
MAMMALIA FELIDAE Panthera onca Jaguar
MAMMALIA FELIDAE Puma concolor Cougar, Deer Tiger, Mountain Lion, Puma, Red Tiger
MAMMALIA FELIDAE Puma yagouaroundi Eyra Cat, Jaguarundi
MAMMALIA LEPORIDAE Sylvilagus brasiliensis Forest Rabbit, Tapeti
MAMMALIA MEGALONYCHIDAE Choloepus didactylus Linné's Two-toed Sloth, Southern Two-toed Sloth
MAMMALIA MUSTELIDAE Eira barbara Greyheaded Tayra, Tayra
MAMMALIA MUSTELIDAE Galictis vittata Greater Grison
MAMMALIA MYRMECOPHAGIDAE Myrmecophaga tridactyla Giant Anteater
MAMMALIA MYRMECOPHAGIDAE Tamandua tetradactyla Collared Anteater, Lesser Anteater, Northern Tamandua, Southern Tamandua, Tamandua
MAMMALIA PROCYONIDAE Nasua nasua South American Coati
MAMMALIA PROCYONIDAE Procyon cancrivorus Crab-eating Raccoon
MAMMALIA SCIURIDAE Microsciurus flaviventer Amazon Dwarf Squirrel
MAMMALIA SCIURIDAE Sciurus igniventris Northern Amazon Red Squirrel
MAMMALIA TAPIRIDAE Tapirus terrestris Brazilian Tapir, Lowland Tapir, South American Tapir
MAMMALIA TAYASSUIDAE Pecari tajacu Collared Peccary
MAMMALIA TAYASSUIDAE Tayassu pecari White-lipped Peccary