Ramphocelus bresilius - Laura Montserrat
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TITLE: Ramphocelus bresilius
TECHNIQUE: Watercolour on paper
DESCRIPTION: The "Tiê-sangue" or "Brazilian tanager" (Ramphocelus bresilius) is a species of bird in the Thraupidae family. It is endemic to Brazil, occurring in coastal lowland forests, as well as tropical shrubland. Their diet is made up mainly of fruit, and they behave aggressively towards other birds when in competition for food. Males are bright scarlet, whilst the females are brown with a reddish chest and stomach.
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