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in Itapajé, Ceará,
100 km from Fortaleza.
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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
Social Flycatcher
Myiozetetes similis
Bentevizinho-penacho-vermelho
Family: Tyrannidae
Subfamily: Tyranninae
RPPN Mãe-da-lua.
Social Flycatcher (Myiozetetes similis)
15/10/2008; Mãe-da-lua reserve, Itapajé, Ceará, Brazil. 300 mm f2.8 lens.

Figure 1. M. similis can adapt to very different environments. The species is common in residential areas in Fortaleza, but also in the subhumid low mountain forest of Mãe-da-lua reserve.

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Social Flycatcher (Myiozetetes similis)
10/01/2006; Fazenda Canaã, Pentecoste, Ceará, Brazil. 200 mm f2.8 lens.

Figure 2.

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