Birds of the World BETA

    PICIFORMES: Bucconidae (Puffbirds)  
Genus: Bucco (4 species)

Collared Puffbird
Collared Puffbird (Bucco capensis)
Range: SA: se Colombia to e Peru, s, e Venezuela, the Guianas, Amazonian Brazil and nw Bolivia
Reserva Natural La Isla Escondida, Orito, Putumayo, Colombia
  Rare and sought after.
Photograph by Brayan Coral Jaramillo   © All Rights Reserved.

Chestnut-capped Puffbird
Chestnut-capped Puffbird (Bucco macrodactylus)
Range: SA: w, c Amazonia
Putumayo, Colombia  
Photograph by Brayan Coral Jaramillo   © All Rights Reserved.

Sooty-capped Puffbird
Sooty-capped Puffbird (Bucco noanamae)
Range: SA: w Colombia
Bocas del Atrato, Choco, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Found in a flooded mangrove forest and best known from the mangroves around Bocas del Atrato.

Spotted Puffbird
Spotted Puffbird (Bucco tamatia tamatia)
Range: SA: Amazonia
Couto Magalhães, TO, Brazil  
Photograph by Rodrigo Conte   © All Rights Reserved.

Eating caterpillar

© Tom Friedel - All Rights Reserved, except for images and data otherwise noted.       Colombia       Panama       Ecuador       Costa Rica       Mexico
Experimental sites:       Peru       Venezuela       The World       Brazil       Bolivia
Really Experimental sites:       Guyana       Nicaragua       Cuba