Listed species

A huge biodiversity

More than a thousand species of butterfly
Thousands of insects and arachnid species
More than 200 mammals
Hundreds of reptiles and amphibians species
More than six hundred bird species
More than ten thousand plant species

Observation of the fauna in The Amazon means patience. You sometimes need months to get the opportunity to observe some species, however chance encounters happen. The pleasant surprise of meeting other animal species and the discovery of the wide range of plant species occurs on a daily basis.

 

List of the main species found in the reserve

Felidae
  • Panthera onca (Jaguar)
  • Puma concolor (Puma)
  • Puma yagouaroundi (Jaguaroundi)
  • Leopardus pardalis (Ocelot)
  • Leopardus wiedii (Margay)

Primates
  • Alouatta seniculus (Howler Monkey)
  • Ateles sp (Spider Monkey)
  • Saimiri Sciureus (Squirrel monkey)
  • Cebus sp (Capuchin Monkey)
  • Aotus nigriceps (Monkey Nocturnal)

Birds
  • Ramphastos sp… (Toucans)
  • Ara macao, ararauna, severa…(Macaws)
  • Harpia harpyja (Harpy Eagle)
  • Opisthocomus Hoazin (Hoatzin)

Reptiles
  • Melanosucus niger (Black Caiman)
  • Caiman crocodylus  (Spectacled Caiman)
  • Paleosochus trigonatus (Schneider’s Caiman)
  • Eunectes murinus (Giant Anaconda)
  • Corallus hortulanus (Common tree Boa)
  • Corallus batesii (Tree Boa)
  • Epicrates cenchria (Rainbow Boa)

Ungulates
  • Tapirus terrestris (Tapir)
  • Pecari tajacu  (Collared Peccary)
  • Tayassu pecari (White Lipped Peccary)
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