Thursday, March 23, 2023
The Jamaican pewee is endemic to Jamaica. It used to be classified with the Cuban pewee and Hispaniola pewee as one species, but they have b...
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Greater Antillean Bullfinch
As a matter of geographical reference, I had to go back and focus on terminology. The Greater Antilles are a grouping of larger islands in t...
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
The loggerhead kingbird is found in the West Indies, including Jamaica, and also rarely in southern Florida. It is dark gray above, white b...
Monday, March 20, 2023
Jamaican Mango (Hummingbird)
The Jamiacan mango is another bird endemic to Jamaica. The male has a dull green crown, the neck and cheeks iridescent magenta, the back is ...
Sunday, March 19, 2023
The northern potoo is a bizarre bird I'd never heard of before preparing for our trip to Jamaica. I saw it on bird lists and looked at p...
Saturday, March 18, 2023
I'd never heard of an ovenbird before looking at some bird lists of Jamaican birds. An ovenbird is in the warbler family that breeds in ...
Friday, March 17, 2023
The male yellow-faced grassquit is another bird I really loved. I saw them at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary near Montego Bay, Jamaica (where I g...
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