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Number of species. This table provides the number of species found in this region, based on the Howard and Moore (2003, rev. 2008) taxonomy. To view the full species list, click on the name of a region.
Region name Number of species endemics breeding endemics globally threatened extinct introduced
Ecuador checklist 1662360nullnull6
Ecuador (mainland) checklist 1615100nullnull6
Costa checklist 100400nullnull5
El Oro checklist 70500nullnull3
Esmeraldas checklist 79600nullnull3
Guayas & Santa Elena checklist 73900nullnull5
Guayas checklist 54400nullnull5
Santa Elena checklist 47300nullnull3
Los Ríos checklist 61200nullnull3
Manabí checklist 62500nullnull3
Machalilla National Park checklist 37400nullnull2
Isla de la Plata checklist 18600nullnull1
Insular checklist 186262nullnull1
Galápagos checklist 182262nullnull2
Galápagos National Park checklist 15302nullnull1
Baltra Island checklist 9100nullnull1
Bartolome Island checklist 8600nullnull0
Darwin Island checklist 4100100
Española Island checklist 9700801
Fernandina Island checklist 97001101
Floreana Island checklist 108101202
Genovesa Island checklist 9000501
Isabela Island checklist 12710nullnull2
Isla Cowley checklist 2100nullnull0
Marchena Island checklist 6700nullnull1
North Seymour Island checklist 8100nullnull0
Pinta Island checklist 6300601
Pinzón Island checklist 6600800
Rábida Island checklist 7600800
San Cristóbal Island checklist 11310nullnull2
Santa Cruz Island checklist 12100nullnull2
Santa Fe Island checklist 84001001
Santiago Island checklist 9600nullnull1
Wolf Island checklist 5300200
Bainbridge Rocks checklist 6000600
Champion checklist 6000701
Corona del Diablo checklist 4701nullnull1
Cuatro Hermanos checklist 5300301
Daphne Major checklist 6900nullnull0
Eden checklist 5000nullnull1
Gardner-by-Floriana checklist 5900601
Pitt Islet checklist 3200200
Plaza Sur checklist 7700nullnull1
Redonda Rock checklist 5300600
Tortuga checklist 6010nullnull1
Plaza Norte checklist 3500nullnull0
Mosquera checklist 5300nullnull1
Caldwell checklist 2100200
Enderby checklist 2400300
Gardner checklist 5100300
Albany Island checklist 1900100
Daphne Minor checklist 3700nullnull0
Guy Fawkes checklist 2800300
Islote Las Tintoreras checklist 2200300
Lobos Island checklist 5500nullnull0
Roca Léon Dormido checklist 4800nullnull1
Isla Beagle checklist 8300nullnull1
Isla Caamaño checklist 2700nullnull0
Isla Sin Nombre checklist 1800nullnull0
Oriente checklist 128000nullnull3
Morona-Santiago checklist 107500nullnull2
Napo (former province) checklist 117300nullnull2
Napo checklist 114500nullnull2
Orellana checklist 85200nullnull2
Pastaza checklist 103900nullnull2
Sucumbíos checklist 112000nullnull2
Zamora-Chinchipe checklist 97100nullnull3
Sierra checklist 126600nullnull5
Azuay checklist 87700nullnull2
Cajas National Park checklist 30000nullnull1
Bolívar checklist 60200nullnull2
Chimborazo checklist 72300nullnull4
Cañar checklist 72100nullnull2
Carchi checklist 80300nullnull2
Cotopaxi checklist 69700nullnull2
Imbabura checklist 83200nullnull2
Loja checklist 72500nullnull3
Pichincha & Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas checklist 93200nullnull5
Pichincha checklist 84100nullnull4
Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas checklist 56700nullnull3
Tungurahua checklist 76900nullnull2
Cayambe Coca National Park checklist 58200nullnull1
Cotopaxi National Park checklist 20800nullnull1
Llanganates National Park checklist 19000nullnull0
Podocarpus National Park checklist 48000nullnull1
Rio Negro Sopladora National Park checklist 18100nullnull0
Sangay National Park checklist 29300nullnull0
Sumaco Napo-Galeras National Park checklist 53300nullnull0
Yacuri National Park checklist 18000nullnull1
Yasuní National Park checklist 61000nullnull1

Ecuador has 36 endemic species: The following species are endemic to the region of Ecuador. You can search the web for site locations and information about them by clicking on the species name. (b) denotes a breeding endemic, and † an extinct species.

Galapagos Petrel (b)
Galapagos Penguin
Flightless Cormorant
Galapagos Heron
Galapagos Hawk
Galapagos Rail
Lava Gull
Galapagos Dove
El Oro Parakeet
White-necked Parakeet
Emerald-bellied Woodnymph
Black-breasted Puffleg
Violet-throated Metaltail
Esmeraldas Woodstar
Pale-mandibled Aracari
Pacific Royal Flycatcher
Large-billed Flycatcher
Ecuadorian Tapaculo
Galapagos Mockingbird
Charles Mockingbird
Hood Mockingbird
San Cristobal Mockingbird
Pale-headed Brush-Finch
Large Ground-Finch
Medium Ground-Finch
Small Ground-Finch
Sharp-beaked Ground-Finch
Common Cactus-Finch
Large Cactus-Finch
Vegetarian Finch
Large Tree-Finch
Medium Tree-Finch
Small Tree-Finch
Woodpecker Finch
Mangrove Finch
Warbler Finch


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