The black-fronted nunbird (Monasa nigrifrons) is a species of bird in the Bucconidae family, the puffbirds.

It is found in Amazonian Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru; also regions of eastern and southeastern Brazil. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical and tropical swamps, and heavily degraded former forest.

The black-fronted nunbird has a black body and bright red-orange bill. It is found in small gregarious groups in lower to mid-level forests.



Black-fronted Nunbird
Date Location Count
2020-02-26 06:30Rio Inírida--Matraca (Várzea)6
2020-02-26 15:35Caño Cunubén
2020-02-14 05:50PNN Serrania de la Macarenia--Bocanas Laguna El Silencio1
2020-02-06 06:00Río Morrocoy--Puente 31
2020-02-25 09:09Finca El Escondite1
2020-02-20 14:47Reserva Biológica Limoncocha1
2020-02-21 12:20Muelle de la Laguna Limoncocha
2020-02-01 07:00Rio Napo (Sucumbios province)1
2020-02-24 05:30Sani Lodge1
2020-02-07 14:06PN Yasuní--Sendero Manakin (Manakin Trail)1
2020-01-29PN Yasuní--saladero/parrot lick #2
2020-02-16 06:00San Jorge de Sumaco Bajo4
2020-02-24 08:51Mandaripanga3
2020-02-05 18:45Yasuni Biological Research Station2
2020-02-16 08:09Vía a Hakuna Matata (Road to Hakuna Matata)
2020-02-06 06:10Rio Shiripuno between Vía Auca and Shiripuno Lodge6
2020-02-19 08:16Tambococha2
2020-02-17 06:56Saladero Río Arajuno (clay lick)
2020-02-06 05:00Shiripuno Lodge7
2020-02-26 06:00Explorama Lodge2
2020-02-26 13:38Avatar Amazon Lodge1
2020-02-11 17:17Laguna Tarapoto3
2020-02-14 15:58Rio Amazonas--Rio Tahuayo1
2020-02-16 07:01Tahuayo Lodge1
2020-02-21 09:46Amazon Research Center Peru Lodge2
2020-02-22 09:27Lago Piranha2
2020-02-17 10:00Rio Yarapa3
2020-01-30 16:16Rio Amazonas--Rio Nauta2
2020-02-15 06:43ACR Comunal de Tamshiyacu-Tahuayo1
2020-02-16 05:42Parque Ecológico Mundo Amazónico1
2020-01-31 09:47Río Marañón--Canal Pocate2
2020-02-19 06:01Rio Yanayacu--Desembocadura4
2020-01-29 15:57Rio Ucayali--Lago El Dorado12
2020-02-16 07:00Reserva Ecológica Tingana4
2020-02-05 06:30Mirador Punta de Tahuishco
2020-02-13 13:30Centro Urku1
2020-02-23 12:22Puerto Palmeras Resort5
2020-02-15 16:06Pumarinri Amazon Lodge2
2020-02-07 17:22Rio Huallaga--Puerto Lopez4
2020-02-07 16:05Lago Yarinacocha1
2020-02-16 07:00Bosque del Sr. Antonio Schaus1
2020-02-10 05:00Manu Birding Lodge2
2020-02-27 07:27Lago Valencia--Canal2
2020-02-11 06:15Carretera Cachuela3
2020-02-18 06:05Canopy Inkaterra3
2020-02-01 06:50Inkaterra Reserva Amazónica Lodge2
2020-02-02 06:15Estación Biológica Villa Carmen2
2020-02-09 12:49São Félix do Xingu--área geral1
2020-02-25 06:41Centro de Educacion, Ciencia y Conservacion Tambopata/Hacienda Herrera6
2020-02-24 06:06Inkaterra Hacienda Concepcion2
2020-02-15 20:02Sendero Lago Sandoval1
2020-02-13 05:45Secret Forest Lodge1
2020-02-14 05:55Chuncho Lodge4
2020-02-22 12:44Tambopata Research Center1
2020-02-25 07:18RN Tambopata--Collpa Colorado2
2020-02-06 05:36RN Tambopata--Estanque de Peces2
2020-02-15 07:10Rio Cristalino--upstream from Cristalino Lodge5
2020-02-14 06:04Cristalino Lodge--Torre 11
2020-02-13 13:43Cristalino Lodge--Lodge grounds4
2020-02-14Alta Floresta--Fazenda Anacã4
2020-02-12 05:58Alta Floresta--Floresta Amazonica Hotel4
2020-02-23 06:00Sadiri Lodge4
2020-02-07 06:00Madidi National Park -- Upper Tuichi Valley
2020-02-08 05:00COPA Sítio Tamboril Colab. de Observação e Pesquisa de Aves4
2020-01-31 07:20Serra das Araras--Curupira Lodge vicinity1
2020-02-14 16:18El Cafetal2
2020-02-10 17:13Chapada dos Guimarães--Vale da Bencão1
2020-02-23 09:06Cuiaba--Parque Mae Bonifacia1
2020-02-20 06:03Distrito Federal--Pompílio Marques (Faz. Grotão)4
2020-01-31 10:03PN de Brasília1
2020-02-20 06:10Goiânia--Parque do Lago Seco1
2020-02-16 06:23Goiânia--Reserva Caraíbas4
2020-02-27 15:40Universidade Federal de Goiás--Campus Samambaia4
2020-02-02 08:06Floresta Nacional de Silvânia2