Brazilian Tanager Ramphocelus bresilius


Demography and Populations

Parker et al. (1996) categorize R. bresilius as fairly common relative to other Neotropical birds, with a center of abundance in the lower tropical zone. Life span is estimated at 3.7 years (BirdLlife International 2016). Parasites include various isosporid coccidia species (Berto et al. 2009). No other information available on age at first breeding, survivorship, or population regulation.

Recommended Citation

Brazilian Tanager (Ramphocelus bresilius), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: