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FAUNA                            

Spanish                                   English                                                       Scientific Name

boquichico                           small mouth fish                                      prochilodus nigricans

sábalo                                     fresh water brycon                                   brycon sp,

corvina                                   fresh water plagioscion                           plagioscion auratus

tucunaré                                peacock bass                                             cichla ocellaris

doncella                                 fresh water tiger cat fish                          pseudoplatystoma fascium

dorado                                   golden cat fish                                          brachyplatystoma filamentosum

bufeo colorado                    pink river dolphin                                    inia geoffrensis

bufeo negro                          gray river dolphin                                    sotalia fluviatilis

panguana                              undulated tinamou                                 crypturellus undulatus

huapapa                                 boat-billed heron                                    cochlearius cochlearius

locrero                                   greater ani                                                 crotophaga major

shansho                                  hoatzin                                                      opisthocomus hoatzin

camungo                               horned screamer                                      anhima cornuta

garza ceniza                          cocoi heron                                              ardea cocoi

golondrina blanquiazul      white winged swallow                             streptopproene zonaris

golondrina pecho marrón brown chested martin swallow              phacoprogne tapera

sui sui gris azul                      blue-gray tanager                                    episcopus

vaca muchacho                    smooth ani                                               crotophaga ani

garza blanca grande            great common egret                              casmerodius albus

garzita                                    snowy heron                                             egretta thula

puma garza                           rufescent tiger heron                               tigrisona lineatum

garza quichatera                  sstriated egret                                           butorides striatus

mama vieja                            black-collared hawk                               busarellus nigricolis

tibemama                              osprey                                                        pendion haliaetus

gallinazo                                black vulture                                             coragyps atratus

rinaui                                      turkey vulture                                          cathartes aura

shihuango                             yellow headed caracara                          milvago chimachima

ayaymama                            great potoo                                              nyctibius grandis

tuhuayo                                pauraque nightjar                                    nyctidromus albicolis

cushuri                                   cormorant duck                                      phalacroconax olivaceus

sharara                                    anhinga duck                                            anhinga anhinga

loro                                        mealy parrot                                             amazona farinosa

tibicuro                                  black fronted numbird                           monasa nigrifrons

catalán                                   ringed kingfisher                                      ceryle torquata

Martín Pescador                   amazon kingfisher                                   chloroceryle amazonia

Pájaro carpintero                 chestnut woodpecker                             celeus elegans

Pájaro carpintero                 lineated woodpecker                              drycopus lineatus

Escaladores                            strong-billed woodpecker                     xiphocolaptes promeropinhynelus

Escaladores                            brown-billed woodpecker                     campylorhemphus pusillus

Víctor Díaz                           great kiskadees                                         pitangus sulphuratus

Víctor Díaz                           lesser kiskadee                                           pitangus lictor              

Golondrina                           white winged swallow                             tachycineta albiventer

Golondrina                           brown chested martin                             phaeoprogne tapera

Paucarsillo                             yellow rumped cacique                          cacides cela

Arrocerillo                            yellow hooded blackbird                       agelaius icterocephalus

Páucar                                    russet backed oropendola                      psarocolius angustifransu

Arrocerito                             chesnut bellied seedeater                        sporophila castanciventris

Bocholocho                         russet backed oropendola                      psaracolius angustifrons

Sui sui                                     blue gray tanager                                     tharaupis episcopus

torcassas y palomas             doves and pigeons                                   leptotica columba

guacamayo azul-amarillo  blue and yellow macaw                          ara ararauna

tibe                                         large billed tern                                        phaetusa simples

tuqui tuqui                            wattled jacana                                          jacana jacana

pihuicho ala blanca             canary winged parakeet                         brotoqeris versicolorus

pihuicho frente amarilla     tui parakeet                                              brotoqeris santhaethoma

loro hablador                       festive parrot                                            amazona festiva

pájaros diversos                    families mimidae, turidae, icteridae, fringillidae y columbidae

lagarto negro                       black caiman                                            (melanosuchus niger),

lagarto blanco                      speckled caiman                                       paleosuchus trigonatus y

                                                                                                                    paleosuchus palpebrosus),

dirin-dirin                              hoffman’s dwarf caiman                        

ofidios venenosos:  jergones, corales, bípers, (familias micrurus, bothrops y lachesis),

ofidios no venenosos:  coral falsa, boas constrictor, afaningas (familias boidae, colubridae, etc.)

musmuki                               night monkey                                          Aotus

tocón                                     dusky titi monkey                                   callicebus moloch moloch

fraile                                       common squirrel monkey                     saimiri sciureus sciureus boliviensis

mono negro                         brown capuchin monkey                       cebus apella

mono blanco                       white-fronted capuchin monkey         cebus albifrons

leoncito                                 pymy marmoset                                      cebuella pygmaea

pichico                                   saddleback tamarins                                saguinus fuscicollis

ratón del monte                  giant tree rat                                             echimys grandis

rata gigante                          dark tree rat                                              echimys semivillosus

ardilla                                     red-tailed squirrel                                     sciurus granatensis

murciélago trompudo        common long-tongued bat                 glossophaga soricina

murciélago frutero              short-tailed fruit bat                               carollia perspicillata

murciélago frutero              large fruit-eating bat                              artibeus jamaicensis

rata de bambú                      amazon bamboo rat                               dactylomys dactylinus

                                                yellow-crowned brush-tailed rat          isothrix bistriata

oso perezoso                        brown-throated three-toed sloth       dradypus variegatus

murciélago nariz larga        long-nosed bat                                        rhynchonycteris naso

murciélago pesquero          greater bulldog or fishing bat                noctilio leporinus

murciélago nariz peluda     hairy-nosed bat                                       mimon crenulatum

manco                                   tayra                                                           eira Barbara

 

And this are some animals that have been seen marauding the MUYUNA LODGE sometimes:

 majaz                                     paca                                                        agouti paca

añuje puma                           jaguarundi                                             felis yagouaroudi

ronsoco                                 capybara                                                hydrochoerus hydrochaeris

sajino                                      collared peccary                                   tayassu tajacu

huangana                              white lipped peccari                            tayassu pecari

paiche                                    arapaima                                                arapaima gigas

carachupa                              long nose armadillo                            dasypus novemcimctus

gamitana                               fruti eating  pirahna                             colossoma macropomum

acarahuazú                            oscar fish                                                astronotus ocellatus

guapo o mono  peludo      monk saki                                             pithecia monachus

lobo de río                            southern river otter                             pteronura brasiliensis

comadreja amazónica        amazon weasel                                     mustela africana               

oso hormiguero                   collared anteater                                  tamandua tetradáctila

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