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Mammals

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
White-headed Marsh-Tyrant
Arundinicola leucocephala
Lavadeira-de-cabeça-branca
Family: Tyrannidae
Subfamily: Fluvicolinae

RPPN Mãe-da-lua.
White-headed Marsh-Tyrant (Arundinicola leucocephala)
09/03/2006; Fazenda Canaã, Pentecoste, Ceará, Brazil. 200 mm f2.8 lens.

Figure 1. Male individual. In Fazenda Canaã, this species could often been seen during the rainy season, always close to water.

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White-headed Marsh-Tyrant (Arundinicola leucocephala)
16/01/2009; Serrote-do-meio, Itapajé, Ceará, Brazil. 300 mm f2.8 lens.

Figure 2. Arundinicola leucocephala, female.

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