Endangered Birds of South America
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Common Name Range ***
Alagoas Antwren Brazil
Alagoas Curassow Brazil
Alagoas Foliage-gleaner Brazil
Alagoas Tyrannulet Brazil
Allpahuayo Antbird Peru
Amazonian Parrotlet Bolivia, Peru
Ancient Antwren Ecuador, Peru
Andean Condor Colombia to Chile and Argentina
Andean Flamingo Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Peru
Antipodean Albatross Chile
Araripe Manakin Brazil
Ash-breasted Tit-tyrant Bolivia, Peru
Ashy Storm-petrel Ecuador
Atlantic Petrel Argentina, Brazil, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), Uruguay
Atlantic Royal Flycatcher Brazil
Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay
Azure Jay Argentina, Brazil
Bald Parrot Brazil
Band-tailed Antwren Brazil
Banded Cotinga Brazil
Bay-capped Wren-spinetail Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay
Bearded Tachuri Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Beautiful Jay Colombia, Ecuador
Black Rail South America
Black Solitary Eagle Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela
Black-and-chestnut Eagle Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela
Black-browed Albatross South America
Black-capped Petrel South America
Blue Finch Bolivia, Brazil
Blue-billed Curassow Colombia
Blue-cheeked Amazon French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
Blue-headed Macaw Bolivia, Brazil, Peru
Blue-throated Macaw Bolivia
Blue-throated Parakeet Brazil
Bogota Rail Colombia
Bolivian Spinetail Bolivia
Brazilian Black-tyrant Brazil
Bristle-thighed Curlew South America
Brown Pelican Coastal Central and South America
Brown Tanager Brazil
Buff-breasted Sandpiper South America
Buff-browed Chachalaca Brazil
Buffy-fronted Seedeater Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
Buller's Shearwater South America
Campo Miner Bolivia, Brazil
Cerulean Warbler Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela
Chaco Eagle Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
Chatham Albatross Chile, Peru
Chilean Flamingo Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay
Chilean Woodstar Chile, Peru
Collared Petrel South America
Cook's Petrel Chile
Darwin's Rhea Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay, Peru
Dot-winged Crake Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay
El Oro Parakeet Ecuador
Elegant Tern Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), Peru
Erect-crested Penguin Argentina, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
Eskimo Curlew Alaska and Northern Canada to Argentina
Galapagos Hawk Ecuador (Galapagos Islands)
Galapagos Penguin Ecuador (Galapagos Islands)
Galapagos Petrel Colombia, Ecuador (Galapagos Islands), Peru
Gentoo Penguin South America
Glaucous Macaw Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay
Golden Parakeet Brazil
Golden-winged Warbler South America
Gould's Petrel Peru
Gray Petrel South America
Great Curassow Colombia, Ecuador
Great Green Macaw Colombia, Ecuador
Harpy Eagle Mexico south to Argentina
Hook-billed Hermit Hummingbird Brazil
Hyacinth Macaw Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
Hyacinth Visorbearer Brazil
Inca Tern Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
Indigo Macaw Brazil
Jocotoco Antpitta Ecuador, Peru
Juan Fernandez Petrel Chile, Ecuador, Peru
Least Tern Northern South America
Lesser Nothura Brazil, Paraguay
Light-mantled Albatross Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
Little Blue Macaw Brazil
Long-wattled Umbrellabird Colombia, Ecuador
Macaroni Penguin South America
Magellanic Penguin South America
Mangrove Finch Ecuador
Mottled Petrel South America
Moustached Antpitta Colombia, Ecuador
Northern Giant-petrel South America
Northern Royal Albatross South America
Olive-sided Flycatcher Central and South America
Pacific Royal Flycatcher Ecuador, Peru
Pectoral Antwren Brazil
Pink-footed Shearwater Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
Pirre Warbler Colombia
Plumbeous Hawk Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
Purple-winged Ground Dove Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
Red Siskin South America
Red-fronted Macaw Bolivia
Red-tailed Parrot Brazil
Russet-bellied Spinetail Peru
Russet-crowned Quail-dove Colombia
Scaled Ground-cuckoo Brazil
Sooty Albatross South America
Sooty Shearwater South America
Sooty-capped Puffbird Colombia
Southern Giant-petrel South America
Southern Rockhopper Penguin Argentina, Chile, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), Uruguay
Southern Royal Albatross South America
Stejneger's Petrel Chile
Sun Parakeet Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
Tacarcuna Wood-quail Colombia
Toucan Barbet Colombia, Ecuador
Trindade Petrel Argentina, Brazil
Tristan Albatross Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay
Turquoise-throated Puffleg Colombia, Ecuador
Violet-throated Metaltail Ecuador
White-browed Antpitta Brazil
White-browed Woodpecker Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
White-chinned Petrel South America
White-crested Guan Brazil
White-crowned Pigeon South America
Yellow-eared Parrot Colombia, Ecuador

**What birds are listed here?:

The South America section of this site lists the folllowing birds appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Birds that dwell in or migrate to any part of the South American continent and nearby islands.
  • Birds dwelling in the Amazon Basin.

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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