Bird stamps of Nicaragua
Montezuma Oropendola Psarocolius montezuma  1971 Nicaraguan birds Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa  1971 Nicaraguan birds White-throated Magpie-Jay Calocitta formosa  1971 Nicaraguan birds Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus  1971 Nicaraguan birds Spot-breasted Oriole Icterus pectoralis  1971 Nicaraguan birds
Rufous-naped Wren Campylorhynchus rufinucha  1971 Nicaraguan birds Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus  1971 Nicaraguan birds Red-legged Honeycreeper Cyanerpes cyaneus  1971 Nicaraguan birds Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus  1971 Nicaraguan birds Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon  1971 Nicaraguan birds
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus  1972 INTERPOL 12v set Black Swan Cygnus atratus  1976 Rare stamps, stamp on stamp 12v set Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus  1979 Flowers 6v set Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno  1981 Wipa 1981
Lineated Woodpecker Dryocopus lineatus  1981 Birds Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus  1981 Birds Finsch's Parakeet Psittacara finschi  1981 Birds Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  1981 Birds
Slaty-tailed Trogon Trogon massena  1981 Birds Violet Sabrewing Campylopterus hemileucurus  1981 Birds Lesson's Motmot Momotus lessonii  1981 Birds Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus  1985 Domestic birds 6v set
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris  1985 Domestic birds 6v set Swan Goose Anser cygnoides  1985 Domestic birds 6v set Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo  1985 Domestic birds 6v set Crimson Topaz Topaza pella  1986 Birds Orange-billed Nightingale-Thrush Catharus aurantiirostris  1986 Birds
Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus  1986 Birds Painted Bunting Passerina ciris  1986 Birds Orange-billed Nightingale-Thrush Catharus aurantiirostris  1986 Birds Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus  1986 Birds Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus  1986 Birds
Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa  1989 Tourism 7v set Not identified Anhinga Anhinga anhinga  1989 Brasiliana 89 Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus  1989 Brasiliana 89
Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa  1989 Brasiliana 89 Painted Whitestart Myioborus pictus  1989 Brasiliana 89 Great Antshrike Taraba major  1989 Brasiliana 89 Northern Royal Flycatcher Onychorhynchus mexicanus  1989 Brasiliana 89 White-flanked Antwren Myrmotherula axillaris  1989 Brasiliana 89
Yellow-headed Amazon Amazona oratrix  1989 Brasiliana 89 Little Spotted Kiwi Apteryx owenii  1990 New Zealand 90 South Island Takahe Porphyrio hochstetteri  1990 New Zealand 90 Red-crowned Parakeet Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae  1990 New Zealand 90
Weka Gallirallus australis  1990 New Zealand 90 Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1990 New Zealand 90 Kea Nestor notabilis  1990 New Zealand 90 Kakapo Strigops habroptila  1990 New Zealand 90
Black Swan Cygnus atratus  1990 New Zealand 90 Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa  1991 Birds Collared Trogon Trogon collaris  1991 Birds Broad-billed Motmot Electron platyrhynchum  1991 Birds Wire-tailed Manakin Pipra filicauda  1991 Birds
Paradise Tanager Tangara chilensis  1991 Birds Black-spotted Bare-eye Phlegopsis nigromaculata  1991 Birds Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno  1991 Birds Spotted Antbird Hylophylax naevioides  1991 Birds
Crimson-rumped Toucanet Aulacorhynchus haematopygus  1991 Birds Yellow-headed Amazon Amazona oratrix  1991 Rainforest is life 20v sheet Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus  1991 Rainforest is life 20v sheet Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  1991 Rainforest is life 20v sheet
Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno  1991 Rainforest is life 20v sheet Chestnut-headed Oropendola Psarocolius wagleri  1991 Rainforest is life 20v sheet Violet Sabrewing Campylopterus hemileucurus  1991 Rainforest is life 20v sheet White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora  1991 Rainforest is life 20v sheet
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis  1991 Philanippon 91 7v set Rivoli's Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens  1992 Save the tropical rainforest 16v sheet Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja  1992 Save the tropical rainforest 16v sheet Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus  1992 Save the tropical rainforest 16v sheet Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno  1992 Save the tropical rainforest 16v sheet
Whooping Motmot Momotus subrufescens  1992 Save the tropical rainforest 16v sheet Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna  1992 Save the tropical rainforest 16v sheet Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea  1992 Save the tropical rainforest 16v sheet Sparkling-tailed Woodstar Tilmatura dupontii  1994 Tropical forest flora and fauna 12v sheet Ornate Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus ornatus  1994 Tropical forest flora and fauna 12v sheet Lovely Cotinga Cotinga amabilis  1994 Tropical forest flora and fauna 12v sheet
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet Western Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet Black Vulture Coragyps atratus  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet
Red-legged Honeycreeper Cyanerpes cyaneus  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet Plain Chachalaca Ortalis vetula  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet Anhinga Anhinga anhinga  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet Black-bellied Whistling Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna 16v sheet
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga  1994 Nicaraguan forest fauna Highland Guan Penelopina nigra  1994 WWF Strip Highland Guan Penelopina nigra  1994 WWF Strip Highland Guan Penelopina nigra  1994 WWF Strip
Highland Guan Penelopina nigra  1994 WWF Strip Highland Guan Penelopina nigra  1994 WWF Greater Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea apoda  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Helmeted Woodpecker Celeus galeatus  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Long-tailed Broadbill Psarisomus dalhousiae  1995 Exotic birds Sheet
Montezuma Oropendola Psarocolius montezuma  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata  1995 Exotic birds Sheet White-throated Magpie-Jay Calocitta formosa  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Red-and-green Macaw Ara chloropterus  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Eastern Rosella Platycercus eximius  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Palawan Peacock-Pheasant Polyplectron napoleonis  1995 Exotic birds Sheet
Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster  1995 Exotic birds Sheet Helmeted Woodpecker Celeus galeatus  1995 Exotic birds Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  1995 Fauna 9v sheet
Ornate Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus ornatus  1995 Fauna King Vulture Sarcoramphus papa  1999 Fauna of Central America 12v sheet Red-fan Parrot Deroptyus accipitrinus  1999 Fauna of Central America 12v sheet White-throated Toucan Ramphastos tucanus  1999 Fauna of Central America 12v sheet Not identified
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna  1999 Wildlife protection 9v sheet Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus  1999 Wildlife protection 9v sheet Great Egret Ardea alba  1999 Wildlife protection 9v sheet Pitt Shag Phalacrocorax featherstoni  1999 Seabirds of the world Sheet Guanay Cormorant Leucocarbo bougainvillii  1999 Seabirds of the world Sheet
Australasian Darter Anhinga novaehollandiae  1999 Seabirds of the world Sheet Spotted Shag Phalacrocorax punctatus  1999 Seabirds of the world Sheet Little Black Cormorant Phalacrocorax sulcirostris  1999 Seabirds of the world Sheet Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis  1999 Seabirds of the world Sheet
Gentoo Penguin Pygoscelis papua  1999 Seabirds of the world Southern Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome  1999 Penguins Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus  1999 Penguins Chinstrap Penguin Pygoscelis antarcticus  1999 Penguins Yellow-eyed Penguin Megadyptes antipodes  1999 Penguins
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus  1999 Penguins Bananaquit Coereba flaveola  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics 4v set Black Skimmer Rynchops niger  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics 4v set White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics 12v sheet
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics 12v sheet Brown Trembler Cinclocerthia ruficauda  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics 12v sheet Rufous-throated Solitaire Myadestes genibarbis  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics 12v sheet Blue-headed Hummingbird Cyanophaia bicolor  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics 12v sheet Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata  1999 Flora and fauna of the tropics Lovely Cotinga Cotinga amabilis  2000 Birds of America
Rufous-tailed Jacamar Galbula ruficauda  2000 Birds of America Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea  2000 Birds of America Blue-capped Motmot Momotus coeruliceps  2000 Birds of America Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  2000 Birds of America Sheet Yellow-headed Amazon Amazona oratrix  2000 Birds of America Sheet
Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana  2000 Birds of America Sheet Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris  2000 Birds of America Sheet Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno  2000 Birds of America Sheet Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus  2000 Birds of America Sheet Bananaquit Coereba flaveola  2000 Birds of America Sheet Golden-olive Woodpecker Colaptes rubiginosus  2000 Birds of America Sheet
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris  2000 Birds of America Sheet Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis  2000 Birds of America Sheet Emerald Toucanet Aulacorhynchus prasinus  2000 Birds of America Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon  2000 Birds of America Yellow-throated Toucan Ramphastos ambiguus  2001 Nicaraguan wildlife in danger of extinction 6v sheet
Yellow-naped Amazon Amazona auropalliata  2001 Nicaraguan wildlife in danger of extinction 6v sheet Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris  2001 Nicaraguan wildlife in danger of extinction 6v sheet Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  2002 5th centenary of the discovery of Nicaragua Yellow-eared Toucanet Selenidera spectabilis  2004 Birds of Nicaragua Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax  2004 Birds of Nicaragua
Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway  2004 Birds of Nicaragua Social Flycatcher Myiozetetes similis  2004 Birds of Nicaragua Red-lored Amazon Amazona autumnalis  2005 Europa anniversary 4v set Red-lored Amazon Amazona autumnalis  2005 Europa anniversary 4v sheet, imp
Great Egret Ardea alba  2007 Environment protection 4v set Rufous-tailed Hummingbird Amazilia tzacatl  2007 Environment protection 4v set Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus  2007 Environment protection 4v set Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri  2011 Preserve the polar regions and glaciers
Steely-vented Hummingbird Amazilia saucerottei  2012 Rio San Juan 6v sheet Great Egret Ardea alba  2012 Rio San Juan 6v sheet
Nicaragua map

Location: Central America
Population: 5.7 million
Climate: tropical in lowlands, cooler in highlands
Terrain: extensive Atlantic coastal plains rising to central interior mountains; narrow Pacific coastal plain interrupted by volcanoes

Birds: 699 species. 1 endemic.

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BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

Montezuma Oropendola Psarocolius montezuma
Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa
White-throated Magpie-Jay Calocitta formosa
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus
Spot-breasted Oriole Icterus pectoralis
Rufous-naped Wren Campylorhynchus rufinucha
Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus
Red-legged Honeycreeper Cyanerpes cyaneus
Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus
Black Swan Cygnus atratus
Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus
Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno
Lineated Woodpecker Dryocopus lineatus
Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus
Finsch's Parakeet Psittacara finschi
Scarlet Macaw Ara macao
Slaty-tailed Trogon Trogon massena
Violet Sabrewing Campylopterus hemileucurus
Lesson's Motmot Momotus lessonii
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris
Swan Goose Anser cygnoides
Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
Crimson Topaz Topaza pella
Orange-billed Nightingale-Thrush Catharus aurantiirostris
Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus
Painted Whitestart Myioborus pictus
Great Antshrike Taraba major
Northern Royal Flycatcher Onychorhynchus mexicanus
White-flanked Antwren Myrmotherula axillaris
Yellow-headed Amazon Amazona oratrix
Little Spotted Kiwi Apteryx owenii
South Island Takahe Porphyrio hochstetteri
Red-crowned Parakeet Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae
Weka Gallirallus australis
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus
Kea Nestor notabilis
Kakapo Strigops habroptila
Collared Trogon Trogon collaris
Broad-billed Motmot Electron platyrhynchum
Wire-tailed Manakin Pipra filicauda
Paradise Tanager Tangara chilensis
Black-spotted Bare-eye Phlegopsis nigromaculata
Spotted Antbird Hylophylax naevioides
Crimson-rumped Toucanet Aulacorhynchus haematopygus
Chestnut-headed Oropendola Psarocolius wagleri
White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis
Rivoli's Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja
Whooping Motmot Momotus subrufescens
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna
Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
Sparkling-tailed Woodstar Tilmatura dupontii
Ornate Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus ornatus
Lovely Cotinga Cotinga amabilis
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Western Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
Plain Chachalaca Ortalis vetula
Black-bellied Whistling Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
Highland Guan Penelopina nigra
Greater Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea apoda
Helmeted Woodpecker Celeus galeatus
Long-tailed Broadbill Psarisomus dalhousiae
Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata
Red-and-green Macaw Ara chloropterus
Eastern Rosella Platycercus eximius
Palawan Peacock-Pheasant Polyplectron napoleonis
Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata
Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster
King Vulture Sarcoramphus papa
Red-fan Parrot Deroptyus accipitrinus
White-throated Toucan Ramphastos tucanus
Great Egret Ardea alba
Pitt Shag Phalacrocorax featherstoni
Guanay Cormorant Leucocarbo bougainvillii
Australasian Darter Anhinga novaehollandiae
Spotted Shag Phalacrocorax punctatus
Little Black Cormorant Phalacrocorax sulcirostris
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
Gentoo Penguin Pygoscelis papua
Southern Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome
Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus
Chinstrap Penguin Pygoscelis antarcticus
Yellow-eyed Penguin Megadyptes antipodes
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus
Bananaquit Coereba flaveola
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus
Brown Trembler Cinclocerthia ruficauda
Rufous-throated Solitaire Myadestes genibarbis
Blue-headed Hummingbird Cyanophaia bicolor
Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
Rufous-tailed Jacamar Galbula ruficauda
Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
Blue-capped Motmot Momotus coeruliceps
Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
Golden-olive Woodpecker Colaptes rubiginosus
Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis
Emerald Toucanet Aulacorhynchus prasinus
Yellow-throated Toucan Ramphastos ambiguus
Yellow-naped Amazon Amazona auropalliata
Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris
Yellow-eared Toucanet Selenidera spectabilis
Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway
Social Flycatcher Myiozetetes similis
Red-lored Amazon Amazona autumnalis
Rufous-tailed Hummingbird Amazilia tzacatl
Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus
Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri
Steely-vented Hummingbird Amazilia saucerottei


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