Birds of Colombia

Birding in Colombia 

Discover the most beautiful birds!

Colombia is currently home to 1957 bird species (81 are endemic), and comprises approximately 20% of all bird diversity worldwide. In addition, it boasts the greatest diversity of hummingbirds with 165 species of the 355 found on the entire American continent. As such, Colombia is becoming a popular destination for birdwatchers. We are excited to share with you a gallery and a comprehensive list of tanager species and others. See our most recent photographs of birds of Colombia and hope you enjoy them as much as we have and find them to be a useful resource.
Check our high elevation bird species, gavilan birds, beautiful woodpeckers, birds from the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Magdalena Valley, Northern Colombia, the Andean ranges the Amazon basin and the Llanos.


Descubra las aves más bellas!

Colombia cuenta con el mayor número de aves en el mundo con 1957 especies (81 son endémicas) constituyendo el 20% del total del mundo. Colombia también posee el mayor número de especies de colibries con 165 especies (8 son endémicas) de las 355 que se encuentran en este continente. El país ahora es popular por avistamiento de aves. Incluyo aquí fotografías de mis recientes viajes a Colombia que espero les sirvan y las disfruten. Visítenos y observe aves de altas zonas andinas, gavilanes, carpinteros, aves de la Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, el Valle del Magdalen, Norte de Colombia, Llanos Orientales y Amazonas

Birding in Colombia, Blue wing, red head parrot

Meet newly discovered species of bird: The Tororoi Bailador found in October 2019 in the National Park Farallones of Cali, Colombia

©Diego Calderon-Franco

Cristina Materon Fine artist and web designer

Maria Cristina Reyes 
Graphic Artist and Web Designer

Luis A Materón, Ph.D. <br>Microbiologist and Photographer

Luis A Materón, Ph.D.
Microbiologist and 
Wildlife Photographer

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