Collared Redstart (Myioborus torquatus) is a tropical New World warbler endemic to the mountains of Costa Rica and western Panama.
Black swan - mascot of Western Australia.
The Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) is a bird of prey that breeds throughout most of North America, from western Alaska and northern Canada to as far south as Panama and the West Indies, and is one of the most common hawks in North America. (Photo Dave Van de Laar)
Paradise Tanager. Found in humid tropical and subtropical forests in the western and northern Amazon Basin in South America, it occurs in Venezuela, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia, Brazil and the Guianas.
The splendid 'Fairy Wren' (Malurus splendens), also known simply as the 'Splendid Wren' or more colloquially in Western Australia as the 'Blue Wren', is a passerine bird of the Maluridae family. It is found across much of the Australian continent.
emuwren: “ The European Robin - Erithacus rubecula, is a small insectivorous passerine bird. This species occurs in Eurasia east to Western Siberia and on the Atlantic islands as far west as the...
The emu is the largest bird native to Australia and the only extant member of the genus Dromaius. It is the second-largest extant bird in the world by height, after its ratite relative, the ostrich. There are three subspecies of emus in Australia. The emu is common over most of mainland Australia, although it avoids heavily populated areas, dense forest, and arid areas.
Scintillant Hummingbird by Judd Patterson, via Flickr. This is the first of many Costa Rican bird photographs that I'll upload! It was a fantastic trip, where I was able to see more than 100 lifebirds. The climate and people were both amazing!