This page provides links to the old Neotropical family galleries before they were moved to Flickr. These galleries are no longer being maintained, so it recommended to use the new galleries here. I fixed numerous errors and updated taxonomy  while moving the galleries over.

SYSTEMATIC INDEX OF ALL SPECIES. <--Follow this link if you are looking for a particular species; you will find what you are looking for much more quickly.

 

RHEAS   -   RHEIDAE
TINAMOUS   -   TINAMIDAE
SCREAMERS   -   ANHIMIDAE
DUCKS, GEESE, AND SWANS   -   ANATIDAE   -   PART I
Whistling-ducks (Dendrocygna) to Spectacled Duck (Speculanas)
DUCKS, GEESE, AND SWANS   -   ANATIDAE   -   PART II
Dabbling ducks (Anas) to ruddy-ducks (Oxyura)
GUANS, CURASSOWS, AND CHACHALACAS   -   CRACIDAE
NEW WORLD QUAILS   -   ODONTOPHORIDAE
GREBES   -   PODICIPEDIDAE
FLAMINGOS   -   PHOENICOPTERIDAE
PENGUINS   -   SPHENISCIDAE
ALBATROSSES   -   DIOMEDEIDAE
SHEARWATERS AND PETRELS   -   PROCELLARIIDAE
STORM-PETRELS   -   HYDROBATIDAE
TROPICBIRDS   -   PHAETHONTIDAE
STORKS   -   CICONIIDAE
FRIGATEBIRDS   -   FREGATIDAE
BOOBIES   -   SULIDAE
CORMORANTS   -   PHALACROCORACIDAE
ANHINGAS   -   ANHINGIDAE
PELICANS   -   PELECANIDAE
HERONS, EGRETS, AND BITTERNS   -   ARDEIDAE
IBISES AND SPOONBILLS   -   THRESKIORNITHIDAE
NEW WORLD VULTURES   -   CATHARTIDAE
OSPREY   -   PANDIONIDAE
HAWKS, KITES, AND EAGLES   -   ACCIPITRIDAE   -   PART I
Elanus
kites to Leucopternis hawks
HAWKS, KITES, AND EAGLES   -   ACCIPITRIDAE   -   PART II
Common Black-Hawk (Buteogallus) to hawk-eagles (Spizaetus)
SUNBITTERN   -   EURYPYGIDAE
RAILS, GALLINULES, AND COOTS   -   RALLIDAE
FINFOOTS   -   HELIORNITHIDAE
LIMPKIN   -   ARAMIDAE
TRUMPETERS   -   PSOPHIIDAE
MAGELLANIC PLOVER   -   PLUVIANELLIDAE
THICK-KNEES   -   BURHINIDAE
STILTS AND AVOCETS   -   RECURVIROSTRIDAE
OYSTERCATCHERS   -   HAEMATOPODIDAE
PLOVERS AND LAPWINGS   -   CHARADRIIDAE
SEEDSNIPES   -   THINOCORIDAE
JACANAS   -   JACANIDAE
SANDPIPERS, SNIPES, ETC.   -   SCOLOPACIDAE
SKUAS AND JAEGERS   -   STERCORARIIDAE
GULLS AND TERNS   -   LARIDAE
PIGEONS AND DOVES   -   COLUMBIDAE
HOATZIN   -   OPISTHOCOMIDAE
CUCKOOS AND ANIS   -   CUCULIDAE
BARN OWLS   -   TYTONIDAE
OWLS   -   STRIGIDAE
NIGHTJARS   -   CAPRIMULGIDAE
POTOOS   -   NYCTIBIIDAE
OILBIRD   -   STEATORNITHIDAE
SWIFTS   -   APODIDAE
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART I
Topazes, jacobins, hermits, lancebills, visorbearers, violetears, more
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART II
Horned Sungem, fairies, mangos, sunangels, thorntails, coquettes
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART III
Sylphs, comets, Oreotrochilus hillstars, thornbills, metaltails, more
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART IV
Pufflegs, sunbeams, incas, coronets, other high Andean hummers
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART V
Racket-tails, whitetips, brilliants, starthroats, others
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART VI
Mountain-gems, woodstars and similar, Chlorostilbon emeralds
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART VII
Sabrewings, Plumeleteers, Woodnymphs, other miscellaneous
HUMMINGBIRDS   -   TROCHILIDAE   -   PART VIII
Amazilia Emeralds, sapphires, miscellaneous hummers like Buffy
TROGONS AND QUETZALS   -   TROGONIDAE
MOTMOTS   -   MOMOTIDAE
KINGFISHERS   -   ALCEDINIDAE
PUFFBIRDS   -   BUCCONIDAE
JACAMARS   -   GALBULIDAE
BARBETS   -   CAPITONIDAE
Includes toucan-barbets (Semnornithidae)
TOUCANS   -   RAMPHASTIDAE

WOODPECKERS   -   PICIDAE   -   PART I
Picumnus to Veniliornis
WOODPECKERS   -   PICIDAE   -   PART II
Piculus to Campephilus
SERIEMAS   -   CARIAMIDAE
FALCONS AND CARACARAS   -   FALCONIDAE
PARROTS AND MACAWS   -   PSITTACIDAE   -   PART I
Parakeets and macaws
PARROTS AND MACAWS   -   PSITTACIDAE   -   PART II
Parrotlets, parakeets, and parrots
SAPAYOA   -   SAPAYOIDAE

ANTBIRDS    -    THAMNOPHILIDAE   -   PART I
Thamnophilus antshrikes 

ANTBIRDS    -    THAMNOPHILIDAE   -   PART II
Miscellaneous antshrikes
ANTBIRDS    -    THAMNOPHILIDAE   -   PART III
Antwrens
ANTBIRDS    -    THAMNOPHILIDAE   -   PART IV
Antvireos and miscellaneous other antbirds
ANTBIRDS    -    THAMNOPHILIDAE   -   PART V
"Classic" antbirds
CRESCENTCHESTS   -   MELANOPAREIIDAE
GNATEATERS   -   CONOPOPHAGIDAE
ANTPITTAS   -   GRALLARIDAE
TAPACULOS   -   RHINOCRYPTIDAE
ANTTHRUSHES   -   FORMICARIIDAE
OVENBIRDS   -   FURNARIIDAE   -   PART I
Leaftossers, miners, some earthcreepers, horneros, others

OVENBIRDS   -   FURNARIIDAE   -   PART II
Upucerthia earthcreepers, Cinclodes, foliage-gleaners, others
OVENBIRDS   -   FURNARIIDAE   -   PART III
Treehunters, barbtails, treerunners, wiretail, tit-spinetails, thornbirds
OVENBIRDS   -   FURNARIIDAE   -   PART IV
Cranioleuca Spinetails, most canasteros, thistletails, others
OVENBIRDS   -   FURNARIIDAE   -   PART V
Pseudasthenes canasteros, cacholotes, Synallaxis & other spinetails
WOODCREEPERS   -   DENDROCOLAPATINAE
TYRANT FLYCATCHERS   -   TYRANNIDAE   -   PART I
Phyllomyiastyrannulets to Mecocerculus tyrannulets
TYRANT FLYCATCHERS   -   TYRANNIDAE   -   PART II
Tit-tyrants to Ornate Flycatcher

TYRANT FLYCATCHERS   -   TYRANNIDAE   -   PART III
Many-colored Rush-Tyrant to Tolmomyiasflycatchers

TYRANT FLYCATCHERS   -   TYRANNIDAE   -   PART IV
Spadebills to Xenotriccusflycatchers
TYRANT FLYCATCHERS   -   TYRANNIDAE   -   PART V
Black Phoebe to water-tyrants
TYRANT FLYCATCHERS   -   TYRANNIDAE   -   PART VI
White-headed Marsh-Tyrant to Conopias flycatchers
TYRANT FLYCATCHERS   -   TYRANNIDAE   -   PART VII
Golden-crowned Flycatcher to attillas
COTINGAS   -   COTINGIDAE
Includes Sharpbill (Oxyruncidae)
MANAKINS   -   PIPRIDAE
TITYRAS AND ALLIES   -   TITYRIDAE
VIREOS   -   VIREONIDAE
JAYS   -   CORVIDAE
SWALLOWS   -   HIRUNDINIDAE
TREECREEPERS   -   CERTHIIDAE
WRENS   -   TROGLODYTIDAE
GNATCATCHERS   -   POLIOPTILIDAE
DIPPERS   -   CINCLIDAE
DONACOBIUS   -   DONACOBIIDAE
THRUSHES   -   TURDIDAE
MOCKINGBIRDS AND THRASHERS   -   MIMIDAE
PIPITS   -   MOTACILLIDAE
SILKY-FLYCATCHERS   -   PTILOGONATIDAE
OLIVE WARBLER   -   PEUCEDRAMIDAE
WOOD-WARBLERS   -   PARULIDAE
TANAGERS   -   THRAUPIDAE   -   PART I
Paroaria cardinals to Ramphocelus tanagers
TANAGERS   -   THRAUPIDAE   -   PART II
Thraupis tanagers to Iridisornis tanagers
TANAGERS   -   THRAUPIDAE   -   PART III
Tangara tanagers
TANAGERS   -   THRAUPIDAE   -   PART IV
Swallow Tanager to Bananaquit
MISCELLANEOUS "FINCHES" AND SIERRA-FINCHES
INCA-FINCHES, WARBLING-FINCHES, YELLOW-FINCHES
Includes Incaspiza, Poospiza, Compsospiza, and Sicalis
SEEDEATERS AND SEED-FINCHES
GRASS-FINCHES, GRASSQUITS, DARWIN'S FINCHES, ETC
SALTATORS AND ALLIES
Includes Yellow-shouldered Grosbeak & Many-colored Chaco Finch
EMBERIZIDAE   -   PART I
Arremon,  Arremonops, and miscellaneous finches
EMBERIZIDAE   -   PART II
Atlapetes brush-finches
EMBERIZIDAE   -   PART III
"Typical" sparrows, towhees, juncos, and Chlorospingus
CARDINALS AND ALLIES   -   CARDINALIDAE
ORIOLES AND BLACKBIRDS   -   ICTERIDAE   -   PART I
Oropendolas to Oriole Blackbird
ORIOLES AND BLACKBIRDS   -   ICTERIDAE   -   PART II
Red-bellied Grackle to Sturnella meadowlarks
SISKINS   -   FRINGILLIDAE


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