02 February 2011 12:18
Copyright: monacoeye • Do not copy without permission • Chiriqui, Panama 2010
Bird name: Tropical Mockingbird
Latin: Mimus gilvus
Other: Sinsonte, cenzontle tropical (Es) • Sabiá-da-praia (Br)
Family: Mimidae • Mockingbirds
Range: S Mexico to El Salvador, N, E South America
The Tropical Mockingbird which is endemic west of El Salvador and east of Colombia, was apparently introduced to Panama - I saw them at the Ammo Dump and in Chiriqui.
Light grey underneath with dark eye stripe and light iris.More photos...
03 January 2010 00:08
Photo copyright: monacoeye • Do not copy • Lagoa do Peixe • November 2009
Bird name: Chalk Browed Mockingbird
Latin: Mimus saturninus
Other: Sabiá-do-campo (Br) • Calandria común (Es), Tenca, Cenzontle de cejas blancas
Family: Sturnidae / Mimidae • Mimids • Mockingbirds
Range: Amazonia, Brazil, SE South America
This Chalk Browed Mockingbird was seen in Itatiaia.