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RAINFOREST BIRDS SLIDESHOW
Rainforest birds slideshow: 35 pictures of rainforest birds
Northern Cassowary
Many of the world's 10,000 species of birds live in tropical forests for at least a portion of the year. A number of birds commonly seen in Europe and the United States — especially songbirds — migrate to the tropics during the winter.
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
The following slideshow presents a sampling of some of the birds found in tropical rainforests around the world.
Green macaw in Colombia
Green macaw in Colombia
Victoria Crowned Pigeon from New Guinea
Victoria Crowned Pigeon from New Guinea
Violet Turaco (Musophaga violacea) of tropical West Africa
Violet Turaco (Musophaga violacea) of tropical West Africa
Micronesian Kingfisher
Micronesian Kingfisher
Oriental Pied Hornbill
Oriental Pied Hornbill
Harpy eagle in captivity in Belize
Harpy eagle in captivity in Belize
Scarlet macaws in Belize
Scarlet macaws in Belize
Keel-billed Toucan in Belize
Keel-billed Toucan in Belize
Emerald toucanet in Belize
Emerald toucanet in Belize
Rufous-tailed Jacamar in Belize
Rufous-tailed Jacamar in Belize
Pauraque in Brazil
Pauraque in Brazil
Hyacinth macaw
Blue Hyacinth in Brazil's Pantanal. One of the world's most endangered parrots, the Hyacinth macaw is more commonly found in flooded savanna areas in the Pantanal, rather than rainforest arreas
Jabiru stork
Jabiru stork in Brazil's Pantanal
Ocellated Turkey
Ocellated Turkey in the Yucantan, Mexico
Blue and yellow macaw
Blue and yellow macaw in Colombia
Festive Amazon
Festive Amazon in Colombia
Pair of Rufous Motmot
Pair of Rufous Motmot in Costa Rica
Little Hermit
Little Hermit in Costa Rica. This individual was captured by researchers for a tracking experiment. He was not harmed.
Scale-crested Pygmy-tyrant in Costa Rica
Scale-crested Pygmy-tyrant in Costa Rica
Fiery Billed Aracari in Costa Rica
Fiery Billed Aracari in Costa Rica
Green Parrot in Honduras
Green Parrot in Honduras
Black-backed Kingfisher
Black-backed Kingfisher
Indian Peafowl
Indian Peafowl
Wreathed Hornbill (Aceros undulatus) in Indonesia
Wreathed Hornbill (Aceros undulatus) in Indonesia
Gray-winged Trumpeters
Gray-winged Trumpeters
Blue-and-yellow macaws
Blue-and-yellow macaws
Great hornbill
Great hornbill in Thailand's Khao Yai National Park
Spectacled Owl in Belize
Spectacled Owl in Belize
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo in Indonesian New Guinea
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo in Indonesian New Guinea
Moustached Parakeet in Bali
Moustached Parakeet in Bali
Great Hornbill
Great Hornbill of tropical Asia
Golden-neck Cassowary
Golden-neck Cassowary from New Guinea
Nicobar Pigeon
Nicobar Pigeon
These photos were taken by Rhett A Butler



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