Species

We have experience of working with well over 50 different species. The following list is not exhaustive but lists the species with which we work most frequently. In this list are three near threatened species and eight threatened species.

(Photos of each species will be uploaded soon, please bear with us in the meantime.)

Photograph

Scientific Name

English Name

Conservation Status

[photo]

Alouatta caraya

Black howler monkey

Least Concern

[photo]

Alouatta seniculus

Red howler monkey

Least Concern

[photo]

Amazona aestiva

Blue-fronted amazon

Least Concern

[photo]

Amazona farinosa

Mealy amazon

Least Concern

[photo]

Amazona ochrocephala

Yellow-crowned amazon

Least Concern

[photo]

Aotus azarae

Azara’s night monkey

Least Concern

[photo]

Ara ararauna

Blue-and-yellow macaw

Least Concern

[photo]

Ara chloroptera

Red-and-green macaw

Least Concern

[photo]

Ara militaris

Military macaw

Threatened (Vulnerable)

[photo]

Ara severa

Chestnut-fronted macaw

Least Concern

[photo]

Aratinga acuticaudata

Blue-crowned parakeet

Least Concern

[photo]

Aratinga mitrata

Mitred parakeet

Least Concern

[photo]

Aratinga weddellii

Dusky-headed parakeet

Least Concern

[photo]

Ateles chamek

Black-faced spider monkey

Threatened (Endangered)

[photo]

Boa constrictor

Boa constrictor

Least Concern

[photo]

Brotogeris sp.

Unidentified parakeet

Least Concern

[photo]

Buteo magnirostris

Roadside hawk

Least Concern

[photo]

Callicebus pallescens

White-coated titi

Least Concern

[photo]

Cebus albifrons

White-fronted capuchin

Least Concern

[photo]

Sapajus apella

Black-striped capuchin

Least Concern

[photo]

Cerdocyon thous

Crab-eating fox

Least Concern

[photo]

Chelonoidis denticulata

South American yellow-footed tortoise

Threatened (Vulnerable)

[photo]

Eira barbara

Tayra

Least Concern

[photo]

Galictis vittata

Greater grison

Least Concern

[photo]

Geochelone chilensis

Chaco tortoise

Threatened (Vulnerable)

[photo]

Geranoaetus melanoleucus

Black-chested buzzard eagle

Least Concern

[photo]

Leopardus pardalis

Ocelot

Least Concern

[photo]

Lycalopex gymnocercus

Pampas fox

Least Concern

[photo]

Mazama americana

Red brocket

Unknown

[photo]

Myiopsitta monachus

Monk parakeet

Least Concern

[photo]

Nasua nasua

Ring-tailed coati

Least Concern

[photo]

Panthera onca

Jaguar

Near Threatened

[photo]

Penelope obscura

Dusky-legged guan

Least Concern

[photo]

Pionus menstruus

Blue-headed parrot

Least Concern

[photo]

Podocnemis unifilis

Yellow-spotter river turtle

Threatened (Vulnerable)

[photo]

Potos flavus

Kinkajou

Least Concern

[photo]

Pteronura brasiliensis

Giant otter

Threatened (Endangered)

[photo]

Puma concolor

Puma

Least Concern

[photo]

Ramphastos toco

Toco toucan

Least Concern

[photo]

Ramphastos tucanus

White-throated toucan

Least Concern

[photo]

Rhea americana

Greater rhea

Near Threatened

[photo]

Samira boliviensis

Black-capped squirrel monkey

Least Concern

[photo]

Tapirus terrestris

Lowland tapir

Threatened (Vulnerable)

[photo]

Tayassu pecari

White-lipped peccary

Near Threatened

[photo]

Tayassu tajacu

Collared peccary

Least Concern

[photo]

Trachemys scripta

Yellow-bellied slider turtle

Least Concern

[photo]

Tremarctos ornatus

Spectacled bear

Threatened (Vulnerable)

[photo]

Tyto alba sp.

Barn owl

Least Concern

 

Banner photo: JP Miller


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