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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
Mouse-colored Tyrannulet
Phaeomyias murina
Bagageiro
Family: Tyrannidae
Subfamily: Elaeniinae
RPPN Mãe-da-lua.
Sound of Mouse-colored Tyrannulet (Phaeomyias murina)
07/07/2012, 07:43. Mãe-da-lua private reserve, Itapajé, Ceará, Brazil. h2485. (c) H. Redies.
Sound h2485. Song of Mouse-colored Tyrannulet. The habitats was secondary arboreal Caatinga, 10-20 years old. Vocalizations from at least two birds, that chased each other around in the small Caatinga trees, a few meters above the ground. I saw one bird performing a wing display. This was possibly courtship behaviour. The spectrogram show a 3-sec extract of the recording.

Also: Ochraceous Piculet Picumnus limae, Tawny-crowned Pygmy-Tyrant Euscarthmus meloryphus, and others.

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Sound of Mouse-colored Tyrannulet (Phaeomyias murina)
13/03/2009, 06:55. Mãe-da-lua private reserve, Itapajé, Ceará, Brazil. h1138. (c) H. Redies.
Sound h1138. Song of Mouse-colored Tyrannulet. The sonogram shows a 1-sec extract of the recording.

Background: first sound (not shown on sonogram) is from Fuscous Flycatcher Cnemotriccus fuscatus.

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