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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-bellied Nothura
Nothura boraquira
Codorna-do-Nordeste,
Perdiz

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Sounds of White-bellied Nothura (Nothura boraquira)
27/02/2009, 10h18. Fazenda Canaã, Pentecoste, Ceará, Brazil. h1838. (c) H. Redies.
Sound h1838. Whistles of White-bellied Nothura, after a rain. Habitat was grassland with scattered bushes and small trees in Caatinga farmland. Another bird was responding with similar whistles from a distance.

Sound was filtered (bandpass 2,000-10,000 Hz, sox V14.3.2., sinc filter).

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12/02/2011, 06h14. Barra-do-Lanço (?), perto de Floriano, Piauí, Brazil. h1426. (c) H. Redies.
Sound h1426. Three whistles of White-bellied Nothura, in cattle pasture. Also several unidentified background species.

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30/01/2009, 10h13. Fazenda Canaã, Pentecoste, Ceará, Brazil. h1036. (c) H. Redies.
Sound h1036. Alarm calls of two White-bellied Nothuras, while the birds fly away. They were inadvertently flushed by the recordist.

Sound was filtered (bandpass 1,000-10,000 Hz, sox V14.3.2., sinc filter).

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Sounds of White-bellied Nothura (Nothura boraquira)
03/02/2009, 06h10. Fazenda Canaã, Pentecoste, Ceará, Brazil. h1037. (c) H. Redies.
Sound h1037. Alarm calls of White-bellied Nothura, after being flushed. In the beginning, wing-beats can be heard, as the bird takes off. The sonogram shows the initial 2 secs of the recording.

Also: Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis (labels Vc on sonogram), Blue-black Grassquit Volatinia jacarina. Initially in the recording, probably some mic handling noise together with the wing-flaps. The sound was not filtered.

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