Avibirds

Rusty-margined Flycatcher

Rusty-margined Flycatcher (Myiozetetes cayanensis)

Nesting of the Mangrove Swallow (Tachycineta albilinea) in nests of the Rusty-margined (Myozetetes cayanensis) and Social (M. similis) Flycatchers Author(s): Andrzej Dyrcz In March-May 1999, I conducted observations on breeding ecology of Rusty...

Ruddy Ground-Dove

Ruddy Ground-Dove (Colmbina talpacoti)

REPRODUCTIVE ECOLOGY OF THE RUDDY GROUND-DOVE ON THE CENTRAL PLATEAU OF BRAZIL Author(s): RENATO CINTRA The reproductive ecology of the Ruddy Ground-Dove (Columbina talpacoti) was studied between January 1982 and February 1983 in the Cerrado of the...

Rodrigues Solitaire 2

Rodrigues Solitaire

[order] COLUMBIFORMES | [family] RAPHIDAE | [latin] Pezophaps solitaria | [UK] Rodrigues Solitaire | [Authority] J. F. Gmelin, 1789 The island of Rodrigues, far out in the Indian Ocean, is one of the Mascarene group and here a dodo-like species...

Red-shouldered Tanager

Red-shouldered Tanager (Tachyphonus phoenicius)

The nest and egg of Tachyphonus phoenicius Author(s): F. HAVERSCHMIDT Red-shouldered Tanager (Tuchyphonus phoenicius) is a medium-sized tanager which inhabits the Guianas, northern Brazil, southern Venezuela, and eastern Peru. Source: Wilson...

Red-footed Falcon

SAP: Red-footed Falcon

The Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus is considered Near Threatened both in Europe and globally, due to its large (>30%) decline over three generations (i.e. from the 1970s). The species is listed in Appendix II of CMS, in Appendix II of CITES...

Pied Lapwing

Pied Lapwing (Vanellus cayanus)

[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Vanellus cayanus | [UK] Pied Lapwing | [FR] Vanneau de Cayenne | [DE] Cayennekiebitz | [ES] Avefría de Cayena | [IT] Pavoncella della Cayenna | [NL] Cayenne-kievit | [SU] –...

Paradise Tanager

Paradise Tanager (Tangara chilensis)

Observations at a Paradise Tanager nest Author(s): TERESA M . WOOD, The Paradise Tanager (Tanguru chifensis) inhabits the canopy and forest edge of tropical forests in the Amazon Basin and Guianan region of South America (Isler and Isler 1987...

Palm Tanager

Palm Tanager (Thraupis palmarum)

Ecological relationships between feather mites (Acari) and wild birds of Emberizidae (Aves) in a fragment of Atlantic Forest in northeastern Brazil Author(s): Rachel M. de Lyra-Neves Angela M. Isidro de Farias & Wallace R. Telino-Junior The...

Paint-billed Crake

Paint-billed Crake (Neocrex erythrops)

The Paint-billed Crake Breeding in Costa Rica Author(s):L David M. Watson and Brett W. Benz We report a recent observation from southern Costa Rica of the Paint-billed Crake (Neocrex erythrops), a little known species from eastern and northern South...

Moriche Oriole

Moriche Oriole (Icterus chrysocephalus)

[order] Passeriformes | [family] Icteridae | [latin] Icterus chrysocephalus | [UK] Moriche Oriole | [FR] Oriole moriche | [DE] Goldkappentrupial | [ES] Turpial Moriche | [IT] Oriolo di Moriche | [NL] Geelkaptroepiaal | [SU] Grangrandir...