Peru Aves covers all bird species known to occur in Peru. This “living or dynamic” Online Guide to Birds of Peru builds upon existing work produced by pioneering field ornithologists in the form of field guides, database (Neotropical Birds), and countless peer-reviewed publications. …read more 


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1,866 species and sub-species
– List of Orders and Families
– Lists of endemic and threatened birds
– Over 7,408 photographs

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1,866 distribution maps
– Brief description of subspecies range
– Range of migratory species
– Map of Peru

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3,504 recordings of bird vocalizations
Bibliography of the Birds of Peru
Bird Topography
Habitat description
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Created and Maintained by:

Alfredo Begazo, Ph.D

Peru Aves is a project based on the idea of “citizen science”.
I am now pleased to offer it as a service to the community.

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