News - December 2017

Wattled Jacana
Jacana jacana
Jacana/Wattled Jacana

Jacana/Wattled Jacana

Jacana/Wattled Jacana31-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
And 31st of December says good-bye with these jacana family
A very hot last saturday of the year
Whistling Heron
Patagioenas maculosa
Paloma manchada/Spot-winged Pigeon30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Chiflón
Syrigma sibilatrix
Chiflón/Whistling Heron30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Maguari Stork
Ciconia maguari
Cigüeña/Maguari Stork30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna bicolor
Sirirí colorado/Fulvous Whistling-Duck30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
White-faced Ibis
Plegadis chihi
Cuervillo de cañada/White-faced Ibis30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
We counted 9 and when they too off they were 25
Blue-and-yellow Tanager
Pipraeidea bonariensis
Naranjero/Blue-and-yellow Tanager

Naranjero/Blue-and-yellow Tanager30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Yellow-billed Cardinal
Paroaria capitata
Cardenilla/Yellow-billed Cardinal30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Checkered Woodpecker
Veniliornis mixtus
Carpintero bataraz chico/Checkered Woodpecker30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
White-rumped Swallow
Tachycineta leucorrhoa
Golondrina ceja blanca/White-rumped Swallow30-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Maguari Stork
Ciconia maguari
Cigüeña/Maguari Stork28-12-17 © Nicolás Giorgio
Cigüeña/Maguari Stork28-12-17 © Nicolás Giorgio

Cigüeña/Maguari Stork28-12-17 © Nicolás Giorgio
White-lined Tanager
Tachyphonus rufus
Frutero negro/White-lined Tanager26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
The male was around, too
Black-backed Stilt
Hymantopus mexicanus
Tero real/Black-backed Stilt26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Swainson's Flycatcher
Myiarchus swainsoni
Burlisto pico canela/Swainson's Flycatcher26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Whistling Heron
Syrigma sibilatrix
Chiflón/Whistling Heron26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Maguari Stork
Ciconia maguari
Cigüeña/Maguari Stork26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Streaked Flycatcher
Myiodynastes maculatus
Benteveo rayado/Streaked Flycatcher26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Spectacled Tyrant
Hymenops perspicillatus
Pico de plata/Spectacled Tyrant26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Masked Yellowthroat
Geothlypis aequinoctialis
Arañero cara negra/Masked Yellowthroat26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Double-collared Seedeater
Sporophila caerulescens
Corbatita común/Double-collared Seedeater

Corbatita común/Double-collared Seedeater26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Brazilian Teal
Amazonetta brasiliensis
Pato cutirí/Brazilian Teal

Pato cutirí/Brazilian Teal26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Snowy Egret
Egretta thula
Garcita blanca/Snowy Egret26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Checkered Woodpecker
Veniliornis mixtus
Carpintero bataraz chico/Checkered Woodpecker26-12-17 © Marco Fidalgo
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Nycticorax nycticorax
Garza bruja/Black-crowned Night-Heron23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Black-backed Water-Tyrant
Fluvicola albiventer
Viudita blanca/Black-backed Water-Tyrant23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Pied-billed Grebe
Podilymbus podiceps
Macá pico grueso/Pied-billed Grebe23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-faced and Bare-faced Ibises
Plegadis chihi - Phimosus infuscatus
Cuervillos/Ibises

Cuervillos/Ibises23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Southern Screamer
Chauna torquata
Chajá/Southern Screamer23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Roadside Hawk
Rupornis magnirostris
Taguató común/Roadside Hawk23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Harris's Hawk
Parabuteo unicinctus
Gavilán mixto/Harris's Hawk23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Red-crested Cardinal
Paroaria coronata
Cardenal común/Red-crested Cardinal23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Limpkin
Aramus guarauna
Caraú/Limpkin23-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian



Roseate Spoonbill
Platalea ajaja
Espátula rosada/Roseate Spoonbill

Espátula rosada/Roseate Spoonbill21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-browed Meadowlark
Sturnella superciliaris
Pecho colorado/White-browed Meadowlark

Pecho colorado/White-browed Meadowlark21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-faced Ibis
Plegadis chihi
Cuervillo de cañada/White-faced Ibis

Cuervillo de cañada/White-faced Ibis21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-crested Tyrannulet
Serpophaga subcristata
Piojito común/White-crested Tyrannulet21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Streaked Flycatcher
Myiodynastes maculatus
Benteveo rayado/Streaked Flycatcher21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Rufous-collared Sparrow
Zonotrichia capensis
Chingolo/Rufous-collared Sparrow

Chingolo/Rufous-collared Sparrow21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Red-fronted Coot
Fulica rufifrons
Gallareta escudete rojo/Red-fronted Coot21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Yellow-billed Cardinal
Paroaria capitata
Cardenilla/Yellow-billed Cardinal21-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian



Feliz 2018© Matías Torreguitar
And 2017 is coming to an end, but ahead is 2018 and we are ready to make our best effort and put all our energy to go on. ¡¡¡Thanks everybody for helping !!!
Sandy Gallito MTG Navidad© Matías Torreguitar
You did not only show us the ruddy ground-dove live but also send this beautiful drawing.

Many thanks, Matías, for this gallito which I share with all the friends of reservacostanera.



Common Wall Gecko
Tarentola mauritanica
Gecko/Common Wall Gecko8-12-17 © RAP

Gecko/Common Wall Gecko8-12-17 © RAP
It belongs into the family Phyllodactylidae. It is native the Mediterranean Basin.
It climbs easily on vertical surfaces due to the adhesive disks of its fingers. It feeds on arthropods.
Assorted fauna
Polydamas Swallowtail
Battus polydamas
Borde de oro/Polydamas Swallowtail© J. Simón Tagtachian
Polydamas Swallowtail
Battus polydamas
Borde de oro/Polydamas Swallowtail© Javier González
Common Yellow
Eurema deva
Limoncito común/Common Yellow© J. Simón Tagtachian
Black-and-white Tegu Lizard
Salvator merianae
Lagarto overo/Black-and-white Tegu Lizard© Javier González/td>
Black-and-white Tegu Lizard
Salvator merianae
Lagarto overo/Black-and-white Tegu Lizard© Javier González/td>
Urutu pit viper
Bothrops alternatus
Yarará grande/Urutu pit viper© J. Simón Tagtachian
Urutu pit viper
Bothrops alternatus
Yarará grande/Urutu pit viper© Javier González
Urutu pit viper
Bothrops alternatus
Yarará grande/Urutu pit viper© J. Simón Tagtachian
Painted Turtle
Trachemys dorbignyi
Tortuga pintada/Painted Turtle© Javier González
Painted Turtle
Trachemys dorbignyi
Tortuga pintada/Painted Turtle© J. Simón Tagtachian
Bird Survey organized by the COARECS - December 16th, 2017
A Saturday very hot at the beginning and getting cloudy to prepare for the afternoon rain. 105 species were counted. No doubt the top record was the Yellow Cardinal.
Yellow Cardinal
Gubernatrix cristata
Cadenal amarillo/Yellow Cardinal16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Visto por Sergio y Marcelo
Cadenal amarillo/Yellow Cardinal16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Cadenal amarillo/Yellow Cardinal16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Cadenal amarillo/Yellow Cardinal16-12-17 © Javier González
South American Snipe
Gallinago paraguaiae
Becasina común/Sout American Snipe16-12-17 © Javier González
Swainson's Flycatcher
Myiarchus swainsoni
Burlisto pico canela/Swainson's Flycatcher16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Spot-winged Pigeon
Patagioenas maculosa
Paloma manchada/Spot-winged Pigeon16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
White-faced Ibis
Plegadis chihi
Cuervillo de cañada/White-faced Ibis16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Pied-billed Grebe
Podilymbus podiceps
Macá pico grueso/Pied-billed Grebe16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Black-capped Warbling-Finch
Microspingus melanoleucus
Monterita cabeza negra/Black-capped Warbling-Finch16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Small-billed Elaenia
Elaenia parvirostris
Fiofío pico corto/Small-billed Elaenia16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Tropical Parula
Setophaga pitiayumi
Pitiayumí/Tropical Parula16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Double-collared Seedeater
Sporophila caerulescens
Corbatita común/Double-collared Seedeater16-12-17 © Javier González
Ringed Teal
Callonetta leucophrys
Pato de collar/Ringed Teal16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Checkered Woodpecker
Veniliornis mixtus
Carpintero bataraz chico/Checkered Woodpecker16-12-17 © Javier González
Grey-breasted Martin
Progne chalybea
Golondrina doméstica/Grey-breasted Martin16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-rumped Swallow
Tachycineta leucorrhoa
Golondrina ceja blanca/White-rumped Swallow16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Brown-chested Martin
Progne tapera
Golondrina parda/Brown-chested Martin16-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Saffron Finch
Sicalis flaveola
Jilguero dorado/Saffron Finch16-12-17 © Javier González
Hooded Siskin
Spinus magellanicus
Cabecitanegra común/Hooded Siskin16-12-17 © Javier González
Southern Screamer
Chauna torquata
Chajá/Souterhn Screamer16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Creamy-bellied thrush
Turdus amaurochalinus
Zorzal chalchalero/Creamy-bellied thrush16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Zorzal chalchalero/Creamy-bellied Thrush16-12-17 © Javier González
Eared Dove
Zenaida auriculata
Torcaza común/Eared Dove16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
White-eyed Parakeet
Psittacara leucophthalmus
Calancate ala roja/White-eyed Parakeet16-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Calancate ala roja/White-eyed Parakeet16-12-17 © Javier González



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Maguari Stork
Ciconia maguari
Cigüeña/Maguari Strok15-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Snail Kite
Rostrhamus sociabilis
Caracolero/Snail Kite15-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-eyed Parakeet
Psittacara leucophthalmus
Calancate ala roja/White-eyed Parakeet15-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Spectacled Tyrant
Hymenops perspicillatus
Pico de plata/Spectacled Tyrant15-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Gull Pond Laguna de las Gaviotas/Gull Pond

Laguna de las Gaviotas/Gull Pond

Laguna de las Gaviotas/Gull Pond15-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
View of the pond from the Lizard Path. As expected the water began to withdraw due to hot weather and masked ducks are no longer seen in this place.



Limpkin
Aramus guarauna
Caraú/Limpkin16-12-17 © Juan Carlos Ferreyra
White-barred Piculet
Picumnus cirratus


2-12-17 © Guille Spajic
Glaucous-blue Grosbeak
Cyanoloxia glaucocaerulea
Reinamora chica/Glaucous-blue Grosbeak9-12-17 © Juan Carlos Ferreyra

Reinamora chica/Glaucous-blue Grosbeak9-12-17 © Juan Carlos Ferreyra
Whistling Heron
Syrigma sibilatrix
Chiflón/Whistling Heron8-12-17 © RAP
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Nycticorax nycticorax
Garza bruja/Black-crowned Night-Heron8-12-17 © RAP
Double-collared Seedeater
Sporophila collaris
Corbatita común/Double-collared Seedeater8-12-17 © RAP
Black-backed Stilt
Himantopus mexicanus
Tero real/Black-backed Stilt2-12-17 © Javier González
Kelp Gull
Larus dominicanus
Gaviota cocinera/Kelp Gull2-12-17 © Javier González
Picazuro and Spot-winged Pigeons
Patagioenas picazuro - Patagioenas maculosa
Palomas/pigeons2-12-17 © Javier González
Green-winged Saltator
Saltator similis
Pepitero verdoso/Green-winged Saltator2-12-17 © Javier González
Pectoral Sandpiper
Calidris melanotos
Playerito pectoral/Pectoral Sandpiper2-12-17 © Javier González
Tropical Kingbird
Tyrannus melancholicus
Suirirí real/Tropical Kingbird2-12-17 © Javier González
Black-backed Water-Tyrant
Fluvicola albiventer
Viudita blanca/Black-backed Water-Tyrant2-12-17 © Javier González
Yellow-winged Blackbird
Agelaticus thilius
Varillero ala amarilla/Yellow-winged Blackbird2-12-17 © Javier González
Red-eyed Vireo
Vireo olivaceus
Chiví común/Red-eyed Vireo2-12-17 © Javier González
Solitary black Cacique
Cacicus solitarius
Boyero negro/Solitary black Cacique2-12-17 © Javier González
Spectacled Tyrant
Hymenops perspicillatus
Pico de plata/Spectacled Tyrant

Pico de plata/Spectacled Tyrant2-12-17 © Javier González
Cocoi Heron
Ardea cocoi
Garza mora/Cocoi Heron2-12-17 © Javier González
Grey-necked Wood-Rail
Aramides cajaneus
Chiricote/Grey-necked Wood-Rail2-12-17 © Javier González
White-browed Meadowlark
Sturnella superciliaris
Pecho colorado/White-browed Meadowlark6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Pecho colorado/White-browed Meadowlark6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Pecho colorado/White-browed Meadowlark6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Maguari Stork
Ciconia maguari
Cigüeña/Maguari Stork6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Cigüeña/Maguari Stork6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Cigüeña/Maguari Stork6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Bare-faced Ibis
Phimosus infuscatus
Cuervillo cara pelada/Bare-faced Ibis6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-eyed Parakeet
Psittacara leucophthalmus
Calancate ala roja/White-eyed Parakeet6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Chalk-browed Mocking-bird - Black-and-white Tegu Lizzrd
Mimus saturninus - Salvator merianae
Calandria-lagarto/Mockingbird-Tegu6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Calandria-lagarto/Mockingbird-Tegu6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Calandria-lagarto/Mockingbird-Tegu6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Calandria-lagarto/Mockingbird-Tegu6-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

White-crested Tyrannulet
Serpophaga subcristata
02-12-17 © Claudia y Tito Di Mauro

Whistling Heron
Syrigma sibilatrix


2-12-17 © Claudia y Tito Di Mauro
Hybrid whistling-duck

2-12-17 © Claudia y Tito Di Mauro



Dusky-legged Guan
Penelope obscura
Pava de monte/Dusky-legged Guan5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Pava de monte/Dusky-legged Guan5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Pava de monte/Dusky-legged Guan5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Pava de monte/Dusky-legged Guan5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Pava de monte/Dusky-legged Guan5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Maguari Stork
Ciconia maguari
Cigüeña/Maguari Stork5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Cigüeña/Maguari Stork5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Snowy Egret
Egretta thula
Garcita blanca/Snowy Egret5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Plumbeous Rail
Pardirallus sanguinolentus
Gallineta común/Plumbeous Rail5-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
White-winged Becard
Pachyramphus polychopterus
Anambé común/White-winged Becard2-12-17 © Claudia Mon
Whistling Heron
Pachyramphus polychopterus
Chiflón/Whistling Heron2-12-17 © Claudia Mon
Views of the ponds Coipos y Gaviotas//Coypu and Gull Ponds10-11-17 © Eduardo Ibarra

Gaviotas/Gull Pond28-11-17 © Eduardo Ibarra

Patos/Duck Pond28-11-17 © Eduardo Ibarra
Black-necked Swan
Cygnus melacoryphus
Cisne cuello negro/Black-necked Swan10-11-17 © Eduardo Ibarra
White-barred Piculet
Picumnus cirratus
Carpinterito común/White-barred Piculet2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Sulphur-bearded Spinetail
Cranioleuca sulphurifera
Curutié ocráceo/Sulphur-bearded Spinetail2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano

Curutié ocráceo/Sulphur-bearded Spinetail2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Striated Heron
Butorides striata
Garcita azulada/Striated Heron2-12-17 © RAP
Maguari Stork
Ciconia maguari
Cigüeña/Maguari Stork2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Swainson's flycatcher
Myiarchus swainsoni
Burlisto pico canela/Swainson's flycatcher2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Streaked Flycatcher
Myiodynastes maculatus
Benteveo rayado/Streaked Flycatcher2-12-17 © Matías Torreguitar
White-winged Becard
Pachyramphus polychopterus
Anambé común/White-winged Becard2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Spot-winged Pigeon
Patagioenas maculosa
Paloma manchada/Spot-winged Pigeon2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Kelp Gull
Larus dominicanus
Gaviota cocinera/Kelp Gull2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Nycticorax nycticorax
Garza bruja/Black-crowned Night-Heron2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Yellow-winged Blackbird
Agelasticus thilius
Varillero ala amarilla/Yellow-winged Blackbird2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
European Starling
Sturnus vulgaris
Estornino pinto/European Starling2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Estornino pinto/European Starling2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Estornino pinto/European Starling2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Small-billed Elaenia
Elaenia parvirostris
Fiofío pico corto/Small-billed Elaenia2-12-17 © Matías Torreguitar
Fiofío pico corto/Small-billed Elaenia2-12-17 © RAP
Black-backed Water-Tyrant
Fluvicola albiventer
Viudita blanca/Black-backed Water-Tyrant2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Whistling Heron
Syrigma sibilatrix
Chiflón/Whistling Heron2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Bare-faced Ibis
Phimosus infuscatus
Cuervillo cara pelada/Bare-faced Ibis2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Snail Kite
Rostrhamus sociabilis
Caracolero/Snail Kite2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Gilded Hummingbird
Hylocharis chrysura
Picaflor bronceado/Gilded Hummingbird2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Ringed Teal
Callonetta leucophrys
Pato de collar/Ringed Teal2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Blue-and-yellow Tanager
Pipraeidea bonariensis
Naranjero/Blue-and-yellow Tanager2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Pectoral Sandpiper
Calidris melanotos
Playerito pectoral/Pectoral Sandpiper

Playerito pectoral/Pectoral Sandpiper2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Playerito pectoral/Pectoral Sandpiper2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Black-and-rufous Warbling-Finch
Microspingus melanoleucus
Sietevestidos/Black-and-rufous Warbling-Finch2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Hybrid Híbrido/Hybrid2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian

Híbrido/Hybrid2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Another hybrid of White-faced and Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Coscoroba Swan
Coscoroba coscoroba
Coscoroba/Coscoroba Swan2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Checkered Woodpecker
Veniliornis mixtus
Carpintero bataraz chico/Checkered Woodpecker2-12-17 © Matías Torreguitar
Carpintero bataraz chico/Checkered Woodpecker2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Rosy-billed Pochard
Netta peposaca
Pato picazo/Rosy-billed Pochard2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Eared Dove
Zenaida auriculata
Torcaza común/Eared Dove

Torcaza común/Eared Dove2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian
Common gallinule
Gallinula galeata
Pollona negra/Common gallinule2-12-17 © Sergio Cusano
Black-necked Swan
Cygnus melacoryphus
Cisne cuello negro/Black-necked Swan2-12-17 © J. Simón Tagtachian