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Hotel el Pelicano, Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica - Biodiversity - Birds

Birds

In Costa Rica there are over 850 species of birds. Serving as an intercontinental bridge, one can find a great variety of native, endemic and migratory species, from both North and South America. In San Gerardo de Rivas, the terrain presents a grand spectrum of relief and elevations. Our proximity to Chirripó National Park and the wide variety of landscapes provide excellent habitat for the more than 237 species of birds identified, a number that increases each year.

See Bird List 2012

 


Black Vulture

Black Vulture

Family: Cathartidae

This species is distributed across most of America, and is very common throughout Costa Rica ...

Turkey Vulture

Turkey Vulture

Family: Cathartidae

Circles the area flying at low or medium height...

Silver-throated Tanager

Silver-throated Tanager

Family: Thraupidae

Frequents the mid and upper leves of humid forests...

Red - legged Honeycreeper

Red - legged Honeycreeper

Family: Thraupidae

Spends most of the year living in small flocks that move widely between tree tops in forests and partially cleared areas...

Cherries´s Tanager

Family: Thraupidae

This is the most common species of Tanager in the area; it is important to point out that there are two species, one on the Carribbean and one on the Pacific, where the males are the same and the females have different characteristics...
 

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Tours

Overnight hotel package  - Chirripo Costa Rica

Overnight hotel package - Chirripo Costa Rica

One night of lodging in the "Mirador" or "Tirra" cabin...

Tours

HONNEYMOON  PACKAGE 2 NIGTHS

HONNEYMOON PACKAGE 2 NIGTHS

We decorate the cabin for this special occasion...
 

Videos

Una escapadita a los regazos del cerro Chirripó

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Environmental tips

Did you know?

That the leak of just one drop of water at a time equals approximately 5 liters of water per day.

Please help to control leaky faucets.

Use water rationally.

 

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Information

Others National Parks

Others National Parks
 

Biodiversity

Golden - hooded TanagerVery common to the zone; can be seen in the gardens and open areas of our hotel...
  • Name: Golden - hooded Tanager

  • Scientific name: Tangara larvata

  • Family: Thraupidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

Comments

Jesús Brenes

Coronado, San José
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Felicitaciones Macho por tan lindo lugar que ha costruido. Para uno que nació y se crió en ese lugar maravilloso, es muy grato ver este surgimiento. Saludos
 
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