Birds of Colombia

    PICIFORMES: Bucconidae (Puffbirds)  
Genus: Hypnelus (2 species, 2 worldwide)


Two-banded Puffbird
Two-banded Puffbird (Hypnelus bicinctus)
Hato Aurora, Casanare, Colombia  
   

Split from the Russet-throated Puffbird. Does not have russet throat.

Russet-throated Puffbird
Russet-throated Puffbird (Hypnelus ruficollis)
Los Flamencos Wildlife Sanctuary, Camarones, La Guajira, Colombia
  Common and visible in its range.
   


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