Flora & fauna of the Calanoa Natural Reserve

Garcilla peinada, Capped Heron, Pilherodius pileatus.

 

Birds of Calanoa

440 bird species have been identified so far in the area of the Amacayacu Natural National Park. A high percentage of them might be found in the 50 hectares of primary rain forest of Calanoa Natural Reserve.

Garcilla peinada, Capped Heron (Pilherodius pileatus)
Garza tigre, Rufescent Tiger-Heron (Tigrisoma lineatum)
Aguililla zancona, Crane Hawk (Geranospiza Caerulescens)
Gavilán patirrojo, Slate-colored Hawk (Leucopternis Schistacea)
Caracara negro, Black Caracara (Daptrius Ater)
Halcón reidor, Laughing Falcon (Herpethoteres Cachinnans)
Halcón murcielaguero, Bat Falcon (Falco Rufigularis)
Cotorra cheja, Blue-headed Parrot (Pionus Mentruus)
Quetzal amazónico, Pavonine Quetzal (Pharomachrus Pavoninus)
Trogón coliblanco, White-tailed Trogon (Trogon Viridis)
Monjita piquiroja, Black-fronted Nunbird (Monasa Nigrifrons)
Torito coronado, Scarlet Crowned Barbet (Capito Aurovirens)
Pichí de banda roja, Chesnut-eared Aracari (Pteroglossus Castanotis)
Tucán pechiblanco, White-throated Toucan (Ramphastus tucanus)
Carpintero martillo, Chestnut Woodpecker (Celeus Elegans)
Carpintero real, Lineated Woodpecker (Dryocopus Lineatus)
Carpintero negro, Woodpecker (Melanerpes Cruentatus)
Hormiguero  hombriblanco, Antbird (Myrmeciza Melanoceps)
Hormiguero tiznado, Sooty Antbird (Myrmeciza Furtis)
Saltarín barbiblanco, White Bearded Manakin (Manacus manacus)

Pichí de banda roja, Chesnut-eared Aracari Pteroglossus Castanotis

 

Trees
Ceiba                          Ceiba pentandra
Caracolí                      Anacardium excelsum
Espintana                   Xylopia amazonica
Capirona                    Capirona decorticans
Cedro                         Cedrela angustifolia
Balso                          Ochroma lagopus
Palo sangre                  Iryanthera ulei
Castaño                      Bertholletia excelsa
Chuchuhuasa               Maytenus laevis
Murure                        Pistia stratiotes
Palo de arco                Tabebuia serratifolia 
Guamo                        Inga edulis, Inga alba
Caimo                         Pouteria caimito
Uva caimarona            Pourouma cecropiifolia

 

Palms
Canangucho               Mauritia flexuosa
Asaí                          Euterpe precatoria
Chontaduro               Bactris gasipaes
Bacaba                     Oenocarpus bacaba 
Iraca                        Carludovica palmata

 

Capirona, Capirona decorticans

Palo de arco, Tabebuia serratifolia 

 

Passiflora

Heliconeas

                                    Heliconia latispatha
                                    Heliconia hirsuta
                                    Heliconia bihai
                                    Heliconia rostrata
                                    Heliconia tenebrosa

heliconia

   
   
 
 

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