Campo Troupial - Icterus jamacaii
Brown Capuchin Monkey - Cebus apella
List of Birds

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in Itapajé, Ceará,
100 km from Fortaleza.

The avifauna is listed in
Birds of NE Brazil.
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Threatened species
Many species of NE Brazil are threatened by extinction. Our reserve helps to protect some of them:
Birds of NE Brazil
in Caatinga, Cerrado,
and other habitats
Portaria 58 from 29 July 2009, legally creating RPPN Mãe-da-lua
Portaria 58 / 2009
Reproduction of document issued by Ministério do Meio ambiente.

Figure 1. Portaria 58, from 29 of July 2009, conveys RPPN status to Mãe-da-lua private reserve. With this, the reserve becomes part of SNUC, the "Sistema Nacional de Unidades de Conservação".

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