Campo Troupial - Icterus jamacaii
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
Gray-eyed Greenlet
Hylophilus amaurocephalus
Family: Vireonidae

For discussion of taxonomy, range etc., see Snethlage, E. 1925, Willis 1991, and Raposo et al. 1998. RPPN Mãe-da-lua.

Synonyms: Sylvia amaurocephalaNORDMANN 1835.
Gray-eyed Greenlet (Hylophilus amaurocephalus)
10/06/2006, Fazenda Canaã, Pentecoste, Ceará, Brazil. © H. Redies

Figure 1. The song (2 repetitions) of the Gray-eyed Greenlet. This song is regionally variable: there are different "dialects" in different parts of the country. See Raposo et al. 1998.

See fig. 2 for details of section with label A.

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Gray-eyed Greenlet (Hylophilus amaurocephalus)
Recorded 10/06/2006 in Fazenda Canaã, Pentecoste, Ceará, Brazil. © H. Redies

Figure 2. Details of section "A" from fig. 1.

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