Campo Troupial - Icterus jamacaii
Brown Capuchin Monkey - Cebus apella

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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
Hummingbirds of NE Brazil

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To facilitate species identification, I compiled a (probably incomplete) checklist of Hummingbirds that occur in Ceará, Piauí and adjacent regions of NE Brasil, according to literature and internet birding sites. Species that I have not yet seen, are printed in bold.

Species References
Glaucis hirsutus M
Anopetia gounellei HBW, M
Phaethornis ruber HBW, M
Phaethornis pretrei HBW, M
Heliactin bilophus HBW, M
Heliothryx auritus M
Polytmus guainumbi M
Chrysolampis mosquitus HBW, M
Anthracothorax nigricollis HBW, M
Heliomaster longirostris HBW, M
Heliomaster squamosus HBW, M
Calliphlox amethystina HBW, M
Chlorostilbon lucidus HBW, M
Chlorestes notata HBW, M
Campylopterus largipennis M
Eupetomena macroura HBW, M
Thalurania furcata HBW(?), M
Thalurania watertonii HBW, M
Amazilia leucogaster wa
Amazilia versicolor HBW, M
Amazilia fimbriata HBW, M
Hylocharis cyanus M


HBW Schuchmann, K.L. in: HBW Vol 5. 1999
M Mata et al. 2006
wa wikiaves

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