Tag: Tachyphonus rufus

Ecological relationships between feather mites (Acari) and wild birds ofEmberizidae (Aves) in a fragment of Atlantic Forest in northeastern Brazil

White-lined Tanager (Tachyphonus rufus) Science Article 1 abstract The objective of this study was to investigate feather mites on birds of the Family Emberizidae, tocollect data on the ecological ectoparasite-host relationship and infestation level. A sum of 94 birds of 9 specieswas captured at the Refugio Ecologico Charles Darwin, Igarassu, Pernambuco, Brazil, from August 1996 […]

White-lined Tanager (Tachyphonus rufus)

White-lined Tanager (Tachyphonus rufus) [order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Thraupidae | [latin] Tachyphonus rufus | [UK] White-lined Tanager | [FR] Tangara noir lustre | [DE] Schwarztangare | [ES] Frutero Chocolatero | [NL] Zwarte Tangare Subspecies Monotypic species Physical charateristics The White-lined Tanager is sexually dimorphic, the male being entirely black exceptf or a white shoulderp atch […]