Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis Immature Crested Eagle in Darién, photo by Uwe Speck A very large forest eagle, similar in appearance to the even more massive Harpy Eagle, the Crested Eagle is one

Shining Honeycreeper Cyanerpes lucidus Photo by Rafael Lau The Shining Honeycreeper is a vibrant member of the tanager family. It is a small (10 cm), plump honeycreeper with a long, thin decurved bill

Dot-winged Antwren Microrhopias quixensis Photo by David Tipling This warbler-like, charismatic antwren is one of the most energetic birds in the rainforest! The Dot-winged Antwren is one of the most widespread and well-known

Yellow-rumped Cacique Cacicus cela Photo by David Tipling The Yellow-rumped Cacique is a very attractive and gregarious bird—at nearly a foot in length, it is a large member of the blackbird family. Like

Royal Flycatcher Onychorhynchus coronatus Photo by Rafael Lau This well-named, medium-sized forest flycatcher is a most-wanted bird on many of our guests’ lists! It is known for its spectacular long, fanned, red and

Red-lored Parrot Amazona autumnalis Photo by David Tipling One of our most charismatic birds, we think all would agree, is the Red-lored Parrot. Common throughout Panama, and at over a foot in length,

White-throated Crake Laterallus albigularis Photo by David Tipling A small, elusive rail of the swamps, marshes and wetlands of Panama, the White-throated Crake, like many rails, is much more often heard than seen.

Ocellated Antbird Phaenostictus mcleannani A flashy, most-desired member of the antbird family, the Ocellated Antbird is a denizen of the understory of lowland rainforest, where it exclusively follows army ant swarms. At 19

Pheasant Cuckoo Dromococcyx phasianellus Photo by Rafael Lau The Pheasant Cuckoo is one of Tropical America’s most intriguing birds, with its long, full, tapering tail, small head, distinct call and odd behaviors. Widespread

Flame-rumped Tanager Ramphocelus flammigerus Photo by Arthur Morris A velvety-black tanager with a bright lemon-yellow rump, the male Flame-rumped Tanager stands out in a crowd! The female is less conspicuous, grayish-brown above with