Cinnamon Tanager Schistochlamys ruficapillus

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Amanda J. Gonzalez, Kevin J. Burns, and Casey H. Richart


There is currently one record of breeding for Schistochlamys ruficapillus. The breeding was recorded in Minas Gerais, Brazil in the month of December. The clutch size was 2 eggs, yellow white in color with dense dark brown spotting (Isler and Isler 1987).

Recommended Citation

Gonzalez, A. J., K. J. Burns, and C. H. Richart (2015). Cinnamon Tanager (Schistochlamys ruficapillus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.