Central Andes short tour with Happy Warblers touring company from New York (February 5 – 13, 2013).

15 - 02 - 2013

A short trip (February 5 – 13, 2013) organized for Joe Giunta´s Happy Warblers touring company from New York, attended by five birders. We saw very nice endemics & specialties such as the Cauca Guan, Sickle-winged Guan, Buff-necked Ibis, Hook-billed Kite, Blackish Rail, Yellow-eared Parrot, Golden-plumed Parakeet, Spectacled Parrotlet, Rusty-faced Parrot, Lyre-tailed Nightjar, Wedge-billed Hummingbird, Purple-backed & Rainbow-bearded Thornbill, Bearded Helmetcrest, Glowing Puffleg, Golden-breasted Puffleg, Fawn-breasted Brilliant, Golden-headed Quetzal, Black-billed Mountain-Toucan, Grayish Piculet, Crimson-mantled & Powerfull Woodpecker, Streaked Tuftetcheek, Flammulated Treehunter, Tyrannine & Black-banded Woodcreeper, Bar-crested Antshrike, Long-tailed & Jet Antbird, Chestnut-naped Antpitta, Brown-banded & Slate-crowned Antpitta, Ocellated & Paramo Tapaculo, White-banded Tyrannulet, Slate-headed Tody-Flycatcher, Apical Flycatcher, Andean Cock-of-the-Rock, Red-ruffed Fruitcrow, Dusky Piha, Rufous-naped Greenlet, Black-collared Jay, Whiskered & Chestnut-breasted Wren, White-capped Dipper, White-capped Tanager, Flame-rumped & Scrub Tanager, Scarlet-bellied & Blue-winged & Buff-breasted Mountain-Tanager, Plushcap, Black-backed Bush-Tanager, Slate-colored & Paramo Seedeater, Red-hooded Tanager, Golden-fronted Redstart and Yellow-billed Cacique, among others.