Fauna

  Domestic

 

    Wild Mammals (Mammalia)
Birds (Aves)
Reptiles (Reptilia)
Amphibians (Amphibia)
Fish (Pisces)
Crustaceans (Crustacea)
Arachnids (Arachnida)
Myriapods (Myriapoda)
Insects (Insecta) Lepidoptera
Hymenoptera
Flies (Diptera)
Beetles (Coleoptera)
Mantids (Mantodea)
‘True bugs’ (Hemiptera)
Orthoptera
Termites (Isoptera)
Cockroaches (Blattodea)

-Domestic-

Perro. Yawa (dog)

Perro. Yawa (dog)

Perro (dog)

Perro (dog)

Puppy

Puppy

Puppies

White eyed

White eyed

Trick or treat

Trick or treat

Ferocious

Ferocious

Gato. Michik (cat)

Gato. Michik (cat)

Caballo. Mua (horse)

Caballo. Mua; Kawái (horse)

Vaca. Waaka (cow)

Vaca. Waaka (cow)

Young bull

Bull fight

Bull fight

Swamped

Swamped

Oveja. Murík (sheep)

Chancho. Kuuk (pig)

Chancho; puerco. Kuuk; kúchi (pig)

Chancho (pig)

Chancho (pig)

Cuy. Kuwi (guinea pigs)

Cuy. Kuwi (guinea pigs)

Cuy. Kuwi (guinea pig)

Cuy. Kuwi (guinea pig)

Conejo. Sawa (rabbit)

Conejo. Sawa (rabbit)

Rabbits

Rabbits

Rabbits

Llama (from Sierra)

Llama (from Sierra)

Llama. Jíi kea

Llama. Jíi kea

Llama

Alpaca. Muríktiaku

Llama

Galliformes

Galliformes

Chickens

Chickens

Gallina. Atash’ (hen)

Gallo (rooster)

Gallo. Ayúm (rooster)

Roosters

Roosters

Polllo (chicken)

Polllo (chicken)

Chick

Chick

Browed chicken

Browed chicken

Chicken in a tree

Chicken in a tree

Dancing chicken

Dancing chicken

Pato. Patu (duck)

Pato. Patu (duck)

Pato (duck)

Pato (duck)

Duck

Ducklings

Ducklings

Ganso. Uunt patu (goose)

Geese

Pavo. Papu (turkey)

Pavo. Papu (turkey)

Pintadas, gallinas de Guinea (guineafowls)

Pintadas, gallinas de Guinea (guineafowls)

-Wild-

–Mammals (Mammalia)–

Ratón. Katíp’ (mouse)

Rata (rat)

Liebre. Sawamtin (hare)

Liebre. Sawamtin (hare)

‘Zorro’. Kujámcham (opossum)

Nutria. Uyu

Nutria. Uyu

Shrinked sloth head

Shrunk sloth head

Armadillo's plate

Armadillo’s plate

Sajino. Paki (peccary skull)

Sajino. Paki (peccary skull)

Vicuña. Yajásma kuntúj ajakin (Vicugna vicugna)

White-tailed deer (female)

Stag

Venado. Japa (deer)

Lobo de páramo (páramo wolf. Lycalopex culpaeus reissii)

Tigrillo. Yantana (ocelot. Leopardus pardalis)

Tigrillo. Yantana (ocelot. Leopardus pardalis)

–Birds (Aves)–

Duck

Paloma (pigeon)

Buglillo. Chuikit (yellow-rumped cacique. Cacicus cela)

Buglillo;’mango’. Chuikit (yellow-rumped cacique. Cacicus cela)

Yellow rumped cacique

Yellow rumped cacique

Mango’s nest

Nests of yellow-rumped cacique

Nests of yellow-rumped cacique

Loro. Kawa (parrot)

Loro. Kawa (parrot)

Loro. Awarmas (parrot)

Loro. Awarmas (parrot)

Guacamayo escarlata (scarlet macaw. Ara macao)

Piriris (tropical kingbird. Tyrannus melancholicus)

Piriris (tropical kingbird. Tyrannus melancholicus)

Tropical kingbird

Colibrí. Jempe (hummingbird in Mndo)

Colibrí (hummingbird)

Humming

Lunch time

Rufous motmot (Baryphthengus martii)

Pelícano (pelican)

Fragata magnífica (magnificent frigatebird – male. Fregata magnificens)

Female frigatebird

Young frigatebird

Piqueros patiazul (blue-footed boobies. Sula nebouxii)

Nap

Zopilote negro; gallinazo. Chuank (black vulture. Coragyps atratus)

Zopilote negro; gallinazo. Chuank (black vulture. Coragyps atratus)

Black vultures

Black vultures

Hunchback

Hunchback

Sunbather

Sunbather

Chicks in the nest

Chicks in the nest

Eggs in nest

(Birds in captivity)

Perico frentiescarlata (scarlet fronted parakeet. Aratinga waglen)

Perico caretirrojo (red masked parakeet. Aratinga erythrogenys)

Perico ala de canario (canary-winged parakeet. Brotogeris versicolurus)

Lora Amazona Harinosa (mealy amazon. Amazona farinosa)

Guacamayo escarlata (scarlet macaw. Ara macao)

Scarlet macaw

Guacamayo azuliamarillo (blue and yellow macaw. Ara ararauna)

Pava barbada (bearded guan. Penelope barbata)

Birds of prey

Aguila pechinegra (black chested buzzard eagle. Geranoaetus melanoleucus)

Gavilán variable (variable hawk. Buteo polyosoma)

Gavilán sabanero (savanna hawk. Buteogallus meridionalis)

–Reptiles (Reptilia)–

Iguana

Tortuga (turtle)

Turtles

Sea turtle

Sea turtles

–Amphibians (Amphibia)–

Renacuajos. Wampuch (tadpoles)

Renacuajos. Wampuch (tadpoles)

–Fish (Pisces)–

Caracha. Nayumpi

Caracha. Nayumpi

Carachita. Shacham

Carachita. Shacham

Caracha roe

Caracha roe

Caracha & bagre. Nayumpi & aakiamp (Loricariidae & Cathorops)

Caracha & bagre. Nayumpi & aakiamp (Loricariidae & Cathorops)

Bocachico. Kanka (Prochilodus magdalenae)

Bocachico. Kanka (Prochilodus magdalenae)

Tilapia

Tilapia

Fish

School of fish

–Crustaceans (Crustacea)–

Cangrejo (crab)

Safe home

New home

–Echinoderms (Echinodermata)–

Dólar de arena (sand dollar. Mellita quinquiesperforata)

Underside of a sand dollar

Cnidaria

Blue jellyfish

–Arachnids (Arachnida)–

Araña. Tsere (spider)

Araña. Tsere (spider)

Araña (spider)

Araña (spider)

Araña (spider)

Araña (spider)

Araña (spider)

Araña (spider)

Araña (spider)

Tarantula

Tarantula

Tarantula

Tarantula

Tarantula

Tarantula

Tarantula

Mama tarantula

Mama tarantula

Easter mini-eggs

–Myriapods (Myriapoda)–

Wormhole

–Insects (Insecta)–

Lepidoptera

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa. Wampiashuk (butterfly)

Mariposa (butterfly)

Spread your wings!

Spread your wings!

Butterfly love

Butterfly love

Butterfly party

Polilla (moth)

Polilla. Kania (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Polilla (moth)

Hymenoptera

Abeja. Murushi chini (bee)

Bee

Avispa. Ete (wasp)

Wasps

Avispa. Ete (wasp)

Avispa. Ete (wasp)

Spider wasp

Spider wasp

Nido de avispa (Wasp nest)

Nido de avispa (Wasp nest)

Buzzing

Perfect waistline

Perfect waistline

Avispa (wasp)

Wasp nest

Wasp nest

Ant house

Ant house

Ant house

Ant house

Ant holes

Añangero (anthill)

Killer ant

Killer ant

Hardworkers

Hardworkers

Heavy load

Heavy load

—Flies (Diptera)—

Mosquito. Muúnch’

Mosquito. Muúnch’

Libélula. Antach (dragonfly)

Libélula (dragonfly)

Dragonfly

—Beetles (Coleoptera)—

Mayones (mukint) (palm weevil larvae. Rhynchophorus palmarum)

Mayones. Mukint (palm weevil larvae. Rhynchophorus palmarum)

Coleoptero. Tsampúnt

—Mantids (Mantodea)—

Mantis. Miikmas (praying mantis)

Mantis. Miikmas (praying mantis)

—‘True bugs’ (Hemiptera)—

Cigarra. Chiá-chia (cicada)

Cigarra (cicada)

Cicada

Cicada

Orthoptera

Saltamontes. Manchi (grasshopper)

Saltamontes. Manchi (grasshopper)

Saltamontes. Manchi (grasshopper)

Saltamontes. Manchi (grasshopper)

Saltamontes. Manchi (grasshopper)

Saltamontes. Manchi (grasshopper)

Saltamontes. Manchi (grasshopper)

Saltamontes. Tsekeancham (grasshopper)

Grillo (cricket)

Crickets

—Termites (Isoptera)—

—Cockroaches (Blattodea)—

Cucaracha. Shuut (cockroach)

Cucaracha. Shuut (cockroach)

Cucaracha (cockroach)

Cucaracha (cockroach)

—Stick insects (Phasmatodea)

Insecto palo (phasmid; stick bug)

Insecto palo (stick bug)