pais: Ecuador

Common Tent-making Bat

Location: Eden East Coordinate: 377378 North Coordinate: 9950410 Site description: Intervened natural forest Scientific name: Uroderma bilobatum Common name: Common Tent-making Bat Natural History: Common, frugivorous, insectivorous, nectary live in colonies. General distribution: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia. Distribution in Ecuador: Coast, Amazonia and tropical forests Conservation Status: LC CITES: Not applicable

Chestnut-fronted Macaw

Site: Boca de Tiputini East Coordinate: 439419 North Coordinate: 9909370 Site description: Natural forest next to abandoned farms and stubble (bank of the Tiputini River) Scientific name: Ara severe Common Name: Chestnut-fronted Macaw Natural History: Abundant, medium sensitive, frugivorous, gregarious. General distribution: From Panama to the Amazon Basin Distribution in Ecuador: Lower Amazon Conservation Status: LC CITES: II

Four-eyed opossum

Site: Boca of Tiputini East coordinate: 439361 North Coordinate: 9909364 Description of the site: Intervened natural forest Scientific name: Philander andersoni Common name: Four-eyed fox Natural History: Nocturnal, solitary and terrestrial but a good climber. Insectivorous, and other invertebrates. Frugivore and eventually small vertebrates such as lizards, birds and mice. General distribution: Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, […]

Lesser Kiskadee

Site: Eden East Coordinate: 396695 North Coordinate: 9936279 Description of the site: Natural forest with low levels of intervention, together with pastures and crops Scientific name: Phylobydor lictor Common name: Lesser bienteveo Natural History: Common, low sensitivity, insectivorous, solitary. General distribution: No information Distribution in Ecuador: Lower Amazon Conservation Status: LC CITES: –

Yellow-rumped cacique

  Site: Boca de Tiputini East coordinate: 439419 North Coordinate: 9909370 Description of the site: Natural forest next to abandoned farms and stubble (bank of the Tiputini river) Scientific name: Cacicus cela Common name: Yellow-rumped Cacique Natural History: Abundant, low sensitivity, omnivorous, gregarious. General distribution: Amazon Basin Distribution in Ecuador: Lowlands, Coast and Amazon Conservation […]

Fruit-eating bat

Site: Eden East coordinate: 377378 North Coordinate: 9950410 Description of the site: Intervened natural forest Scientific name: Artibeus gnomus Common name: Fruit-eating bat Natural History: Common frugivorous, nectary, insectivorous, living in colonies. General distribution: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia Distribution in Ecuador: Amazon and tropical forests Conservation Status: LC CITES: Not applicable

Straight-billed Hermit

Site: Eden East coordinate: 377427 North Coordinate: 9950364 Site description: Natural forest with low levels of intervention, together with pastures and crops Scientific name: Phaethornis bourcieri Common name: Straight-billed hermit Natural History: Uncommon, highly sensitive, nectarivorous, solitary. General distribution: Amazon Basin Distribution in Ecuador: Lower Amazonia Conservation Status: LC CITES:II

Violaceous Jay

Site: Boca de Tiputini East coordinate: 439419 North Coordinate: 9909370 Description of the site: Natural forest next to abandoned farms and stubble (bank of the Tiputini river) Scientific name: Cyanocorax violaceus Common name: Purple Magpie Natural History: Abundant, low sensitivity, omnivorous, gregarious. General distribution: from Bolivia to Venezuela Distribution in Ecuador: Lower Amazonia Conservation Status: […]

Hoatzin, en

Site: Boca de Tiputini East coordinate: 439419 North Coordinate: 9909370 Description of the site: Natural forest next to abandoned farms and stubble (bank of the Tiputini river) Scientific name: Opisthocomus hoatzin Common name: Hoatzin Natural History: Abundant, of medium sensitivity, herbivorous, gregarious. General distribution: Amazon and Orinoco Basin Distribution in Ecuador: Lower Amazonia Conservation Status: […]

Common short-tailed bat

Site: Boca de Tiputini East coordinate: 438648 North Coordinate: 9908898 Description of the site: Intervened natural forest Scientific name: Carollia perspicillata Common name: Common short-tailed bat Natural History: Common frugivore, seed-eater, insectivore, lives in colonies. General distribution: Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil and northern Argentina. It is also present from the Isthmus of […]