News - October 2009

New amphibian: Common Toad
Rhinella arenarum
Sapo-común/Common ToadLeft: Amplexing pair. The male grips the female. Right: Croaking male. The vocal sac is translucent and well inflated. © Jorge García Vicente

Blue-and-white Swallow
Pygochelidon cyanoleuca
Blue-and-white Swallow
23-10-09 © Pablo Alberto Meoniz
Blue-and-white Swallow
23-10-09 © Pablo Alberto Meoniz
Black-headed Duck
Heteronetta atricapilla
Black-headed Duck
23-10-09 © Pablo Alberto Meoniz
White-browed Blackbird
Sturnella superciliaris
White-browed Blackbird
11-10-09 © Jorge García Vicente
Brazilian Teal
Amazonetta brasiliensis
Brazilian Teal
11-10-09 © Jorge García Vicente

Female on the left, male on the right

Cinnamon Teal
Spatula cyanoptera
Cinnamon Teal
11-10-09 © Jorge García Vicente
Cinnamon Teal
11-10-09 © Jorge García Vicente
Sulphur-throated Spinetail
Cranioleuca sulphurifera
Sulphur-throated Spinetail
03-10-09 © Jorge García Vicente
Greater Yellowlegs
Tringa melanoleuca
Greater Yellowlegs
03-10-09 © Jorge García Vicente
Gray Monjita
Xolmis cinereus
Gray Monjita
12-10-09 © Jorge García Vicente
Gray Monjita
12-10-09 © Mirta Ragonesi
Gray Monjita
12-10-09 © Mirta Ragonesi
Gray Monjita
12-10-09 © Mirta Ragonesi
Coypu
Myocastor coypus
Coipo/Coypu© C. y T. Di Mauro

New bird species
White-crested Elaenia
Elaenia albiceps
White-crested Elaenia
17-10-09 © Claudia y Tito Di Mauro
White-crested Elaenia
17-10-09 © Claudia y Tito Di Mauro

Green-barred Woodpecker
Colaptes melanochloros
19-12-10 © Carlos González Ledo

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House Sparrow
Passer domesticus
House Sparrow
12-10-09 © Mirta Ragonesi
Yellow-billed Teal
Anas flavirostris
Yellow-billed Teal
12-10-09 © José Luis Merlo
Chestnut-capped Blackbird
Chrysomus ruficapillus
Chestnut-capped Blackbird
11-10-09 © Mirta Ragonesi
Checkered Woodpecker
Veniliornis mixtus
Checkered Woodpecker
11-10-09 © Mirta Ragonesi
Yellow-billed Pintail
Anas georgica
Yellow-billed Pintail
23-10-09 © Pablo Alberto Meoniz
Gray Monjita
Xolmis cinereus
Gray Monjita
12-10-09 © Silvia Vitale