Genus Pipra


Crimson-hooded Manakin - The Crimson-hooded Manakin is a species of bird in the Pipridae family. It is found in Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical swamps and heavily degraded former forest.


Scarlet-horned Manakin - It is found in Brazil, Guyana, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

Golden-headed Manakin - Like other manakins, the Golden-headed Manakin is a compact, brightly coloured forest bird, typically 3.7 in long and weighing 0.44 oz . The adult male is black apart from a golden cap, white and red thighs, pink legs and a yellowish bill. The female and young males are olive-green and resemble female White-bearded Manakins, but are smaller, shorter-tailed and have pinkish legs. Apart from the buzzing display song , the Golden-headed Manakin has a number of other calls, including a buzzing pir pir prrrrrt.


Wire-tailed Manakin - Wire-tailed Manakin's natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical swamps.


Red-capped Manakin - The bird is probably best known for the male's unusual courting method whereby it shuffles rapidly backwards across a branch, akin to a speedy moonwalk.


White-crowned Manakin - It is common in mountain foothills, breeding mainly between 800–1600 m, although in northeastern Venezuela it apparently occurs down to sea level.

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Pipridae
Genus : Pipra