BIRDS OF BRAZIL

ANSERIFORMES

DUCKS & GRUIFORMES

  • Brazilian Merganser (Mergus octosetaceus)
  • Brazilian Teal (Amazonetta brasiliensis)
  • White-faced Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna viduata)
  • GRUIFORMES

  • Blackish Rail (Pardirallus nigricans)
  • Red-and-white Crake (Laterallus leucopyrrhus)
  • Common Gallinule (Gallinula chloropus)
  • Purple Gallinule (Porphyrio martinicus)
  • Slaty-breasted Wood-Rail (Aramides saracura)

    CARIAMIFORMES

  • Red-legged Seriema (Cariama cristata)
  • CHARADRIIFORMES

    SHOREBIRDS, HERONS & IBIS

  • Southern Lapwing (Vanellus chilensis)
  • PELICANIFORMES

    HERONS AND IBIS

  • Buff-necked Ibis (Theristicus caudatus)
  • Rufescent Tiger-Heron (Tigrisoma lineatum)
  • APODIFORMES

    HUMMINGBIRDS

    PSITTACIFORMES

    PARROTS & PARAKEETS

      STRIGIFORMES

      RAPTORS, VULTURES & OWLS

    COLUMBIFORMES

    PIGEONS & DOVES

      CAPRIMULGIFORMES

    POTOOS

    PICOFORMES

    WOODPECKERS

  • Yellow-fronted Woodpecker (Melanerpes flavifrons)
  • White-spotted Woodpecker (Veniliornis spilogaster)
  • Green-barred Woodpecker (Colaptes melanochloros)
  • White-barred Piculet (Picumnus cirratus)

    TOUCANS & JACAMARS

  • Red-breasted Toucan (Ramphastos dicolorus)
  • Saffron Toucanet (Pteroglossus bailloni)
  • Spot-billed Toucanet (Selenidera maculirostris)
  • Toco Toucan (Ramphastos toco)
  • Rufous-tailed Jacamar (Galbula ruficauda)

    GALLIFORMES

  • Dusky-legged Guan (Penelope obscura)
  • CUCULIFORMES

  • Guira Cuckoo (Guira guira)
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    PASSERIFORMES

    TANAGERS & EUPHONIAS

  • Azure-shouldered Tanager (Thraupis cyanoptera)
  • Black-goggled Tanager (Trichothraupis melanops)
  • Brassy-breasted Tanager (Tangara desmaresti)
  • Brazilian Tanager (Ramphocelus bresilius)
  • Chestnut-backed Tanager (Tangara preciosa)
  • Burnished-buff Tanager (Tangara cayana)
  • Cinnamon Tanager (Schistochlamys ruficapillus)
  • Chestnut-backed Tanager (Tangara preciosa)
  • Diademed Tanager (Stephanophorus diadematus)
  • Fawn-breasted Tanager (Pipraeidea melanonota)
  • Green-headed Tanager (Tangara seledon)
  • Golden-chevroned Tanager (Thraupis ornata)
  • Olive-green Tanager (Orthogonys chloricterus)
  • Palm Tanager (Thraupis palmarum)
  • Magpie Tanager (Cissopis leverianus)
  • Rufous-headed Tanager (Hemithraupis ruficapilla)
  • Red-necked Tanager (Tangara cyanocephala)
  • Swallow Tanager (Tersina viridis)
  • White-rumped Tanager (Cypsnagra hirundinacea)
  • Ruby-crowned Tanager (Tachyphonus coronatus)
  • Sayaca Tanager (Thraupis sayaca)
  • Black-legged Dacnis (Dacnis nigripes)
  • Blue Dacnis (Dacnis cayana)
  • Chestnut-bellied Euphonia (Euphonia pectoralis)
  • Violaceous Euphonia (Euphonia violacea)
  • FLYCATCHERS

  • Cattle Tyrant (Machetornis rixosa)
  • Cock-tailed Tyrant (Alectrurus tricolor)
  • Masked Water Tyrant (Fluvicola nengeta)
  • Sharp-tailed Tyrant (Culicivora caudacuta)
  • Shear-tailed Grey Tyrant (Muscipipra vetula)
  • Streamer-tailed Tyrant (Gubernetes yetapa)
  • Velvety Black Tyrant (Knipolegus nigerrimus)
  • White-headed Marsh Tyrant (Arundinicola leucocephala)
  • Hangnest Tody-Tyrant (Hemitriccus nidipendulus)
  • Oustalet's Tyrannulet (Phylloscartes oustaleti)
  • Planalto Tyrannulet (Phyllomyias fasciatus)
  • White-crested Tyrannulet (Serpophaga subcristata)
  • Olivaceous Elaenia (Elaenia mesoleuca)
  • Plain-crested Elaenia (Elaenia cristata)
  • Grey-hooded Attila (Attila rufus)
  • Great Kiskadee (Pitangus sulphuratus)
  • Bran-colored Flycatcher (Myiophobus fasciatus)
  • Fork-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus savana)
  • Piratic Flycatcher (Legatus leucophaius)
  • Short-crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus ferox)
  • Social Flycatcher (Myiozetetes similis)
  • Streaked Flycatcher (Myiodynastes maculatus)
  • Swainson's Flycatcher (Myiarchus swainsoni)
  • Yellow-lored Tody-Flycatcher (Todirostrum poliocephalum)
  • Gray Monjita (Xolmis cinereus)
  • White-rumped Monjita (Xolmis velata)

    COTINGAS

  • Black-and-gold Cotinga (Tijuca atra)
  • Gray-winged Cotinga (Tijuca condita)
  • Hooded Berryeater (Carpornis cucullata)
  • Buff-throated Purpletuft (Lodopleura pipra)
  • Bare-throated Bellbird (Procnias nudicollis)
  • MANAKINS

  • Blue Manakin (Chiroxiphia caudata)
  • Helmeted Manakin (Antilophia galeata)
  • Pin-tailed Manakin (Ilicura militaris)
  • White-bearded Manakin (Manacus manacus)
  • Serra do Mar Tyrant-Manakin (Neopelma chrysolophum)
  • Black-capped Piprites (Piprites pileata)
  • FINCHES, SALTATORS & SPARROWS

  • Bay-chested Warbling-Finch (Poospiza thoracica)
  • Gray-throated Warbling Finch (Poospiza cabanisi)
  • Red-rumped Warbling-Finch (Poospiza lateralis)
  • Black-masked Finch (Coryphaspiza melanotis)
  • Blue Finch (Porphyrospiza caerulescens)
  • Pileated Finch (Coryphospingus pileatus)
  • Saffron Finch (Sicalis flaveola)
  • Wedge-tailed Grass-Finch (Emberizoides herbicola)
  • Black-throated Saltator (Saltator atricollis)
  • Green-winged Saltator (Saltator similis)
  • Double-collared Seedeater (Sporophila caerulescens)
  • Grassland Sparrow (Ammodramus humeralis)
  • House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
  • Rufous-collared Sparrow (Zonotrichia capensis)
  • Pearly–bellied Seedeater (Sporophila pileata)
  • THRUSHES & NEW WORLD WARBLERS

  • Yellow-legged Thrush (Turdus flavipes)
  • Rufous-bellied Thrush (Turdus rufiventris)
  • Pale-breasted Thrush (Turdus leucomelas)
  • Masked Yellowthroat (Geothlypis aequinoctialis)
  • ICTERIDS

  • Chestnut-capped Blackbird (Chrysomus ruficapillus)
  • Golden-winged Cacique (Cacicus chrysopterus)
  • Red-rumped Cacique (Cacicus haemorrhous)
  • Shiny Cowbird (Molothrus bonariensis)
  • Yellow-rumped Marshbird (Pseudoleistes guirahuro)
  • MIMIDS, VIREOS, WRENS & TAPACULOS

  • Chalk-browed Mockingbird (Mimus saturninus)
  • Rufous-browed Peppershrike (Cyclarhis gujanensis)
  • House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)
  • White-breasted Tapaculo (Eleoscytalopus
    indigoticus)
  • ANTBIRDS & GNATEATERS

  • Dusky-tailed Antbird (Drymophila malura)
  • Ferruginous Antbird (Drymophila ferruginea)
  • Scaled Antbird (Drymophila squamata)
  • Squamate Antbird (Myrmeciza squamosa)
  • Chestnut-backed Antshrike (Thamnophilus palliatus)
  • Giant Antshrike (Batara cinerea)
  • Large-tailed Antshrike (Mackenziaena leachii)
  • Plain Antvireo (Dysithamnus mentalis)
  • Spot-breasted Antvireo (Dysithamnus stictothorax)
  • Unicolored Antwren (Myrmotherula unicolor)
  • Rufous-capped Antthrush (Formicarius colma)
  • Black-cheeked Gnateater (Conopophaga melanops)
  • WOODCREEPERS

  • Lesser Woodcreeper (Xiphorhynchus fuscus)
  • Olivaceous Woodcreeper (Sittasomus griseicapillus)
  • Scaled Woodcreeper (Lepidocolaptes squamatus)
  • Thrush-like Woodcreeper (Dendrocincla turdina)
  • SWALLOWS

  • Southern Rough-winged Swallow (Stelgidopteryx
    ruficollis)
  • FURNARIIDS

  • Sharp-billed Treehunter (Heliobletus contaminatus)
  • Streaked Xenops (Xenops rutilans)
  • Buff-browed Foliage-gleaner (Syndactyla rufosuperciliata)
  • White-eyed Foliage-gleaner (Automolus leucophthalmus)
  • Rufous Hornero (Furnarius rufus)
  • Rufous-breasted Leaftosser (Sclerurus scansor)
  • Common Thornbird (Phacellodomus rufifrons)
  • Orange-eyed Thornbird (Phacellodomus erythrophthalmus)
  • Green-winged Saltator (Saltator similis)
  • Spix's Spinetail (Synallaxis spixi)
  • Yellow-chinned Spinetail (Certhiaxis cinnamomeus)
  • Pallid Spinetail (Cranioleuca pallida)
  • Itatiaia Spinetail (Asthenes moreirae)
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    Total Number of Brazilian Species = 184