The bird life in Guyana is amazing. Especially the Macaws are stunning.

Nature pictures of Guyana and other bird pages are linked:

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

Birds in Guyana

Black-throated Mango (Anthracothorax nigricollis)
Female Black-throated Mango (Anthracothorax nigricollis, german: Schwarzbrust-Mangokolibri, french: Mango à cravate noire). (547k)
Green-tailed Jacamar (Galbula galbula)
Male Green-tailed Jacamar (Galbula galbula, french: Jacamar vert). (570k)
Finsch's Euphonia (Euphonia finschi)
Finsch's Euphonias (Euphonia finschi, french: Organiste de Finsch). (571k)
Rusty-margined Flycatcher (Myiozetetes cayanensis)
Rusty-margined Flycatcher (Myiozetetes cayanensis, french: Tyran de Cayenne). (635k)
Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus obscurus)
Male Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus obscurus, french: Moucherolle vermillon). (580k)
White-banded Swallow (Atticora fasciata)
White-banded Swallows (Atticora fasciata, french: Hirondelle des torrents). (1.8M)
White-winged Swallow (Tachycineta albiventer)
White-winged Swallow (Tachycineta albiventer, french: Hirondelle à ailes blanches). (677k)
Black Nunbird (Monasa atra)
Black Nunbird (Monasa atra, french: Barbacou noir). (646k)
Silver-beaked Tanager (Ramphocelus carbo)
Male Silver-beaked Tanager (Ramphocelus carbo, french: Tangara à bec d'argent). (1367k)
Palm Tanager (Thraupis palmarum)
Palm Tanager (Thraupis palmarum, french: Tangara des palmiers). (531k)
Red-capped Cardinal (Paroaria gularis)
Red-capped Cardinal (Paroaria gularis, french: Paroare rougecap). (684k)
Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus)
Tropical Kingbird (Tyrannus melancholicus, german: Trauertyrann, french: Tyran mélancolique). (539k)
Tropical Mockingbird (Mimus gilvus)
Tropical Mockingbird (Mimus gilvus, french: Moqueur des savanes). (532k)
Great Kiskadee (Pitangus sulphuratus)
Great Kiskadee (Pitangus sulphuratus, german: Schwefeltyrann, french: Tyran quiquivi). (923k)
Green-backed Trogon (Trogon viridis)
Male Green-backed Trogon (Trogon viridis, french: Trogon à queue blanche). (788k)
Yellow-rumped Cacique (Cacicus cela)
Male Yellow-rumped Cacique (Cacicus cela, german: Gelbbürzel­kassike, french: Cassique cul-jaune). (954k)
Nests Yellow-rumped Caciques
Nests of Yellow-rumped Caciques. (1117k)
Eared Dove (Zenaida auriculata)
Eared Dove (Zenaida auriculata, german: Ohrflecktaube, french: Tourterelle oreillarde). (739k)
White-tipped Dove (Leptotila verreauxi)
White-tipped Dove (Leptotila verreauxi, german: Weißstirntaube, french: Colombe de Verreaux). (776k)
Pale-vented Pigeon (Patagioenas cayennensis)
Pale-vented Pigeon (Patagioenas cayennensis, german: Rotrückentaube, french: Pigeon rousset). (618k)
Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria)
Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria, german: Einsamer Wasserläufer, french: Chevalier solitaire). (651k)
Southern Lapwing (Vanellus chilensis)
Southern Lapwing (Vanellus chilensis, german: Bronzekiebitz, french: Vanneau téro). (1479k)
Large-billed Tern (Phaetusa simplex)
Large-billed Tern (Phaetusa simplex, german: Seeschwalben, french: Sterne à gros bec). (572k)
Green Kingfisher (Chloroceryle americana)
Male Green Kingfisher (Chloroceryle americana, german: Grünfischer, french: Martin-pêcheur vert). (720k)
Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona)
Female Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona, german: Amazonasfischer, french: Martin-pêcheur d'Amazonie). (624k)
Ringed Kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata)
Female Ringed Kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata, german: Rotbrustfischer, french: Martin-pêcheur à ventre roux). (584k)
Lineated Woodpecker (Dryocopus lineatus)
Female Lineated Woodpecker (Dryocopus lineatus, german: Linienspecht, french: Pic ouentou). (726k)
Brown-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula pertinax)
Brown-throated Parakeets (Eupsittula pertinax, french: Conure cuivrée). (1100k)
Orange-winged Amazon (Amazona amazonica)
Orange-winged Amazon (Amazona amazonica, german: Venezuela-Amazone, french: Amazone aourou). (627k)
Orange-winged Amazons Flight
Orange-winged Amazons in flight. (461k)
Wattled Jacana (Jacana jacana)
Wattled Jacanas (Jacana jacana, french: Jacana noir). Adult (top) and juvenile (bottom). (824k)
Smooth-billed Ani (Crotophaga ani)
Smooth-billed Ani (Crotophaga ani, german: Glattschnabelani, french: Ani à bec lisse). (540k)
White-throated Toucan (Ramphastos tucanus)
White-throated Toucans (Ramphastos tucanus, german: Weißbrusttukan, french: Toucan à bec rouge). (541k)
Channel-billed Toucan (Ramphastos vitellinus)
Channel-billed Toucan (Ramphastos vitellinus, german: Dottertukan, french: Toucan ariel). (802k)
Rufescent Tiger Heron (Tigrisoma lineatum)
Rufescent Tiger Heron (Tigrisoma lineatum, german: Marmorreiher, french: Onoré rayé). (1183k)
Limpkin (Aramus guarauna)
Limpkin (Aramus guarauna, german: Rallenkranich, french: Courlan brun). (1422k)
Buff-necked Ibis (Theristicus caudatus)
Buff-necked Ibis (Theristicus caudatus, german: Weißhalsibis, french: Ibis mandore). (768k)
Black Curassow (Crax alector)
Male Black Curassow (Crax alector, french: Hocco alector). (772k)
Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga)
Male Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga, german: Amerikanischer Schlangenhals­vogel, french: Anhinga d'Amérique). (699k)
Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga)
Swimming female Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga, german: Amerikanischer Schlangenhals­vogel, french: Anhinga d'Amérique). (772k)
Anhinga Flight
Anhinga in flight. (848k)
Western Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis ibis)
Western Cattle Egrets (Bubulcus ibis ibis, german: Kuhreiher, french: Héron garde-bœufs). (1092k)
American Great Egret (Ardea alba egretta)
American Great Egret (Ardea alba egretta, german: Silberreiher, french: Grande Aigrette). (615k)
Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi)
Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi, german: Cocoireiher, french: Héron cocoi). (1222k)
Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi)
Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi, german: Cocoireiher, french: Héron cocoi). (785k)
Cocoi Heron Taking Flight
Cocoi Heron taking flight. (944k)
Jabiru (Jabiru mycteria)
Jabiru (Jabiru mycteria, german: Jabiru, french: Jabiru d'Amérique). (2.2M)
Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao)
Scarlet Macaws (Ara macao, german: Hellroter Ara, french: Ara rouge). (1.6M)
Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao)
Scarlet Macaws (Ara macao, german: Hellroter Ara, french: Ara rouge). (798k)
Pair Macaws Over Rainforest
Pair of Macaws over the rainforest. (673k)
Macaws Flight
Macaws in flight. (543k)
Macaw Flight
Macaw in flight. (480k)
Orange-breasted Falcon (Falco deiroleucus)
Orange-breasted Falcon (Falco deiroleucus, german: Rotbrustfalke, french: Faucon orangé). (493k)
Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
Male Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, german: Fischadler, french: Balbuzard pêcheur). (587k)
Roadside Hawk (Rupornis magnirostris)
Roadside Hawk (Rupornis magnirostris, french: Buse à gros bec). (782k)
Great Black Hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga)
Great Black Hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga, german: Schwarzbussard, french: Buse urubu). (838k)
Great Black Hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga)
Great Black Hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga, german: Schwarzbussard, french: Buse urubu). (671k)
Black Hawk Eagle (Spizaetus tyrannus)
Black Hawk Eagle (Spizaetus tyrannus, german: Tyrannenhauben­adler, french: Aigle tyran). (627k)
Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus)
Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus, german: Rabengeier, french: Urubu noir). (625k)
Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura)
Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura, german: Truthahngeier, french: Urubu à tête rouge). (686k)
Greater Yellow-headed Vulture (Cathartes melambrotus)
Greater Yellow-headed Vultures (Cathartes melambrotus, german: Großer Gelbkopfgeier, french: Grand Urubu). (696k)
Greater Yellow-headed Vulture (Cathartes melambrotus)
Greater Yellow-headed Vultures (Cathartes melambrotus, german: Großer Gelbkopfgeier, french: Grand Urubu). (407k)
Black Caracara (Daptrius ater)
Black Caracara (Daptrius ater, french: Caracara noir). (395k)
Northern Crested Caracara (Caracara cheriway)
Northern Crested Caracara (Caracara cheriway, german: Karibikkarakara, french: Caracara du Nord). (1173k)

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