Alex, Katie and Ben List of Animals we saw in Costa Rica November 27 – December 19, 1999

Mammals

  • Jaguar
  • Black Howler Monkey
  • Mantled Howler Monkey
  • White-faced Capuchin Monkey
  • Squirrel Monkey
  • Spider Monkey
  • Agouti
  • Coati
  • River Otter
  • Three-toed Sloth
  • Two-toed Sloth

Birds

  • Great Kiskadee
  • Scarlet Macaw
  • Great Green Macaw
  • Montezuma Oro Pendelum
  • Cattle Egret
  • Snowy Egret
  • Western Sandpiper
  • Chest Mandible Toucan
  • Blue-grey Tanager
  • Social Flycatcher
  • Squirrel Cuckoo
  • Bare-throated Tiger Egret
  • Lineated Woodpecker
  • Orange-chinned Parakeet
  • Little Blue Heron
  • White-fronted Parrot
  • Rufuos-tailed Hummingbird
  • Tri-colored Heron
  • Roseate Spoonbill
  • Passerini’s Tanager
  • Great Blue Heron
  • Brown Pelican
  • Cinnamon Hummingbird
  • Fiery billed Aracari
  • Mangrove Swallow
  • Yellow-headed Caracara
  • Ruddy ground Dove
  • Amazon Kingfisher
  • Ringed Kingfisher
  • Anhinga
  • Black Vulture
  • Osprey
  • Roadside Hawk
  • Turkey Vulture

Insects

  • Leaf Cutter Ants
  • Army Ants
  • Bullet Ants
  • Owl Butterfly
  • Morpho Butterfly
  • Zebra Long-winged Butterfly
  • Spotted Longwing Butterfly
  • Postman Longwing Butterfly
  • Cappuchino Butterfly
  • Malachite Butterfly
  • Yellow-patch Longwing Butterfly
  • Tiger Butterfly
  • Monarch Butterfly
  • Leaf Mimic Butterly
  • See-through Butterfly
  • Flies
  • Beetles
  • Assasin Beetl
  • Scorpion
  • Mosquitoes
  • No-see-ums
  • Walking Sticks

Fish

  • Goldfish
  • Little Jumping Fish
  • Osa Fish

Reptiles

  • Spectacled Caiman
  • American Crocodile
  • Jesus Christ Lizard
  • Black River Turtle
  • Green Iguana
  • Emerald Basilisk
  • Bronze-backed Common Skink
  • Boa Constrictor
  • Eyelash Palm Pitviper
  • Tropical Night Lizard
  • Ctenosaur Lizard

Amphibians

  • Poison Dart Frog (Black and Lime)
  • Poison Dart Frog (Red and Navy)
  • Red-eyed Tree Frog
  • Green see-through Frog
  • Brown frogs
  • Tadpoles
  • Turtles