We see a great diversity of Panama’s birds and other animals on our tours.

Browse these species accounts to learn more about some of Panama’s incredible rainforest wildlife!

Banded Peacock

Barred Puffbird

Bay Wren

Black Ctenosaur

Black-and-white Owl

Black-crowned Antshrike

Black-throated Mango

Blue Cotinga

Blue Dacnis

Blue-winged Helicopter Damselfly

Canopy Lizard

Capped Heron

Central American Woolly Opossum

Common Tent-making Bat

Cookeina speciosa

Crested Eagle

Dot-winged Antwren

Dusky-backed Jacamar

Eriophora fuliginea

Flame-rumped Tanager

Fleischmann’s Glass Frog

Gaige’s Rain Frog

Geoffroy’s Tamarin

Giant Butterfly-Moth

Giant Ceiba Borer

Giant Lizard of Guna Yala

Glossy Daggerwing

Golden-headed Manakin

Gray-headed Chachalaca

Great Eurybia

Great Potoo

Green Shrike-Vireo

Harlequin Beetle

Harpy Eagle

Helmeted Basilisk

Hourglass Tree Frog

Itys Leafwing


Lesser Capybara

Long-billed Hermit

Mealy Parrot

Mottled Owl

Mud-nest Harvestman

Neotropical River Otter

Northern Barred-Woodcreeper

Northern Emerald-Toucanet

Northern Tamandua

Ocellated Antbird

Ogre-faced Spider

Orange Nectar Bat

Orion Cecropian

Panamanian Night Monkey

Pheasant Cuckoo

Plain-colored Tanager

Red Cracker

Red-eyed Tree Frog

Red-lored Parrot

Regal Hairstreak

Robinson’s Mouse Opossum

Rosenberg’s Gladiator Tree Frog

Rothschild’s Giant Silkmoth

Rothschild’s Porcupine

Royal Flycatcher

Ruby-topaz Hummingbird

Ruddy-tailed Flycatcher

Rufescent Tiger-Heron

Rufous Motmot

Rufous Tree Rat

Rufous-crested Coquette

Rufous-vented Ground-Cuckoo

Rusted Clearwing-Satyr

Semiplumbeous Hawk

Shining Honeycreeper

Silky Anteater

Slaty-tailed Trogon

Smoky Jungle Frog

Spectacled Parrotlet

Swainson’s Hawk

Sylvia’s Tree Frog

Tufted Flycatcher

Tungara Frog

Turnip-tailed Gecko

Variegated Squirrel

Veined Tree Frog

Veraguan Mango

White Hawk

White-eared Conebill

White-shouldered Tanager

White-throated Crake

White-tipped Sicklebill

White-whiskered Puffbird

Wing-banded Antbird

Yellow-eared Toucanet

Yellow-headed Gecko

Yellow-rumped Cacique

Yellow-tailed Oriole