Red-rumped Cacique (Cacicus haemorrhous) - HBW 16, p. 749
French: Cassique cul-rouge
Spanish: Cacique Lomirrojo
Taxonomy: O.[riolus] haemorrhous Linnaeus, 1766, French Guiana.
Mitochondrial DNA data indicate rather distant relationship with C. cela. Three subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- haemorrhous (Linnaeus, 1766) - SE Venezuela E to French Guiana, S to E Colombia, E Ecuador and N Brazil (Roraima).
- pachyrhynchus Berlepsch, 1889 - Amazon Basin in Brazil (Amazonas and Pará S to Rondônia and NW Mato Grosso), E Peru and N Bolivia.
- affinis Swainson, 1834 - E Brazil (Pernambuco and S Tocantins S to Santa Catarina), E Paraguay and NE Argentina (S to Corrientes).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
VideosSee all 7 videos
A bird at a feeder, eating banana Locality Guapi Açu Ecological Reserve (REGUA), Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil (ssp affinis)
Josep del Hoyo 13 July 2007 6 years ago 50 sec 4.6
A bird perched in a tree and flying away. Locality Itatiaia National Park, Brazil (ssp affinis)
Josep del Hoyo 3 July 2004 7 years ago 17 sec 4.5
Several birds at a colony Locality Iguazú National Park, Misiones Province, Argentina (ssp affinis)
Anna Motis 26 August 2004 8 years ago 29 sec 4.5
Good views of the red rump Locality Guapi Açu Ecological Reserve (REGUA), Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil
Juan Sanabria 1 November 2011 2 years ago 57 sec 3.3
Bird perched near a forest (Atlantic Rainforest). Locality Itatiaia National Park, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 1 June 2010 1 year ago 9 sec 3.3
A bird extracting a pupating insect from a cluster of foliage. Locality Estancia Itabó, Canindeyú Department, Paraguay (ssp affinis)
Josep del Hoyo 9 May 2005 9 years ago 34 sec 3.2
PhotosSee all 21 photos
Adult male's territorial display
Locality Puerto Iguazú, Misiones Province, Argentina
Marco Valentini 10 August 2012 1 year ago 4.3
Locality Peruíbe, São Paulo State, Brazil
Alexandre Gualhanone 14 July 2012 2 years ago 4.3
Put adult near to his nest hanging of a coniferous native(Podocarpus lamberti)
Locality Urugua-í Provincial Park, Misiones Province, Argentina (ssp affinis)
Horacio Luna 1 November 2011 2 years ago 4.2
Close-up of a bird at a feeder.
Locality Itatiaia National Park, Brazil (ssp affinis)
Ken Havard 13 November 2012 1 year ago 4
An adult perched on a dry palm.
Locality Iguazú National Park, Misiones Province, Argentina (ssp affinis)
Carmelo López 5 November 2011 2 years ago 3.9
Locality São Paulo State, Brazil
Samantha Klein 30 August 2012 46 weeks ago 3.8
A group near the nest. Locality Porto Seguro, Bahia State, Brazil
Ciro Albano 7 October 2009 4 years ago 4
Band. Locality Minas Gerais State, Brazil
Noé Eiterer 11 November 2013 1 year ago 3
Contact voices of several individuals in a forest along the Uruguay River Locality Garabí, Corrientes Province, Argentina
Kini Roesler 5 May 2009 4 years ago 3
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Perched near the nest male makes alarm calls by the presence of predator Red-breasted Toucan (Ramphastos dicolorus)that singing Locality São Paulo Botanical Garden, São Paulo City, São Paulo State, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 3 September 2012 1 year ago 0
Five birds in a Atlantic Rainforest. Locality São Paulo Botanical Garden, São Paulo City, São Paulo State, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 11 August 2012 2 years ago 0
Six birds singing in the colony with several nests hanging in a high tree (Araucaria)in a clearing in the forest.Morning. Locality Itatiaia National Park, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 17 August 2001 2 years ago 0