07 February 2010 16:05
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Bird name: Yellow Legged Thrush
Latin: Turdus flavipes
Other: Sabiá-una (Br)
Family: Turdidae • Thrushes
I think (but am not sure) this is a Yellow-legged Thrush, by black plumage, black iris (Pale-eyed Thrush has pale iris), yellow bill.
The Yellow-legged Thrush is found in the southeast of Brazil.More photos...
28 June 2009 00:23
Photo copyright: monacoeye.com • Brazil May 2006 • Do not copy
Bird name: Mantled Hawk
Latin: Leucopternis polionotus
Other: Gavião Pombo Grande (br)
Family: Accipitridae • Hawks, Birds of Prey
I saw this Mantled Hawk high above the forest, deep in the Mata Atlantica just south of São Paulo. Distinguishable by white rim feathers overlapping a black trailing wing edge.
Native to Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. IUCN status: Near Threatened.More photos...