I saw quite a few of birds in Bolivia, but not as many as in Paraguay on the same trip. Here are some pictures of birds. One of the highlights was to see the Titicaca Flightless Grebe, which is endemic to the area and is endangered.

Nature pictures of Bolivia and other bird pages are linked:

Nature in Bolivia
Nature Page for Bolivia
Bird Pages
Bird Pages

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

Birds in Bolivia

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Tachycineta albiventer
White-winged Swallows (Tachycineta albiventer, french: Hirondelle à ailes blanches). (776k)
Pitangus sulphuratus
Great Kiskadee (Pitangus sulphuratus, german: Schwefeltyrann, french: Tyran quiquivi). (899k)
Paroaria gularis
Red-capped Cardinal (Paroaria gularis, french: Paroare rougecap). (969k)
Turdus chiguanco
Chiguanco Thrush (Turdus chiguanco, german: Chiguancodrossel, french: Merle chiguanco). (800k)
Chloroceryle amazona
Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona, german: Amazonasfischer, french: Martin-pêcheur d'Amazonie). (1104k)
Columbina picui
Picui Ground Dove (Columbina picui, german: Picuitäubchen, french: Colombe picui). (1036k)
Psarocolius angustifrons
Russet-backed Oropendola (Psarocolius angustifrons, french: Cassique roussâtre). (942k)
Psarocolius angustifrons
Nest of the Russet-backed Oropendola (Psarocolius angustifrons, french: Cassique roussâtre). (851k)
Cacicus cela
Colony of Yellow-rumped Cacique (Cacicus cela, german: Gelbbürzelkassike, french: Cassique cul-jaune). (1154k)
Cacicus cela
Yellow-rumped Cacique (Cacicus cela, german: Gelbbürzelkassike, french: Cassique cul-jaune). (668k)
Cyanocorax chrysops
Plush-crested Jay (Cyanocorax chrysops, german: Kappenblaurabe, french: Geai acahé). (686k)
Bolborhynchus orbygnesius
Andean Parakeets (Bolborhynchus orbygnesius, german: Andensittich, french: Toui de d'Orbigny). (755k)
Chordeiles rupestris
Sand-colored Nighthawks (Chordeiles rupestris, german: Flussnachtschwalbe, french: Engoulevent sable). (778k)
Chordeiles rupestris
Sand-colored Nighthawks (Chordeiles rupestris, german: Flussnachtschwalbe, french: Engoulevent sable). (1000k)
Chordeiles rupestris
Sand-colored Nighthawk (Chordeiles rupestris, german: Flussnachtschwalbe, french: Engoulevent sable). (298k)
Nyctibius grandis
Great Potoo (Nyctibius grandis, german: Riesentagschläfer, french: Grand Ibijau). (664k)
Rollandia microptera
Titicaca Flightless Grebe (Rollandia microptera, german: Titicaca-Taucher, french: Grèbe microptère). (703k)
Phaetusa simplex
Large-billed Tern (Phaetusa simplex, french: Sterne à gros bec) in flight. (1100k)
Rynchops niger
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger, german: Schwarzmantel-Scherenschnabel, french: Bec-en-ciseaux noir). (794k)
Chroicocephalus serranus
Colony of Andean Gulls (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes) on Lake Titicaca. (604k)
Chroicocephalus serranus
Andean Gull (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes), non-breeding plumage. (922k)
Chroicocephalus serranus
Andean Gull (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes), breeding plumage. (826k)
Chroicocephalus serranus
Andean Gull (Chroicocephalus serranus, german: Andenmöwe, french: Mouette des Andes), breeding plumage, in flight. (728k)
Fulica ardesiaca
Andean Coot (Fulica ardesiaca, french: Foulque ardoisée). (532k)
Phalacrocorax brasilianus
Neotropic Cormorants (Phalacrocorax brasilianus, german: Olivenscharbe, french: Cormoran vigua). (999k)
Phalacrocorax brasilianus
Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus, german: Olivenscharbe, french: Cormoran vigua). (765k)
Phalacrocorax brasilianus
Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus, german: Olivenscharbe, french: Cormoran vigua) in flight. (713k)
Anhinga anhinga
Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga, german: Amerikanischer Schlangenhalsvogel, french: Anhinga d'Amérique) in the lake. (570k)
Anhinga anhinga
Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga, german: Amerikanischer Schlangenhalsvogel, french: Anhinga d'Amérique) drying its wings. (1091k)
Pipile cumanensis
Blue-throated Piping Guan (Pipile cumanensis, french: Pénélope à gorge bleue). (768k)
Mitu tuberosum
Razor-billed Curassow (Mitu tuberosum, german: Amazonashokko, french: Hocco tuberculé). (893k)
Ara ararauna
Pair of Blue-and-yellow Macaws (Ara ararauna, german: Gelbbrustara, french: Ara bleu). (945k)
Ara ararauna
Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna, german: Gelbbrustara, french: Ara bleu). (719k)
Ara ararauna
Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna, german: Gelbbrustara, french: Ara bleu). (805k)
Opisthocomus hoazin
Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin, german: Hoatzin, french: Hoazin huppé). (953k)
Egretta thula
Snowy Egret (Egretta thula, german: Schmuckreiher, french: Aigrette neigeuse). (720k)
Cochlearius cochlearius
Boat-billed Heron (Cochlearius cochlearius, german: Kahnschnabel, french: Savacou huppé). (699k)
Ardea cocoi
Cocoi Heron (Ardea cocoi, german: Cocoireiher, french: Héron cocoi). (782k)
Buteogallus urubitinga
Great Black Hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga, french: Buse urubu). (691k)
Coragyps atratus
Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus, german: Rabengeier, french: Urubu noir). (703k)
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura, german: Truthahngeier, french: Urubu à tête rouge) in flight. (1101k)
Vultur gryphus
Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus, german: Andenkondor, french: Condor des Andes). (698k)
Vultur gryphus
Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus, german: Andenkondor, french: Condor des Andes) in flight. (514k)

This page contains 45 pictures of 30 bird species

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