Brazil national bird

You’re probably more conversant with the Brazilian flag, the good old blue circle and the starry sky. But I bet you don’t know what the national bird is. If you don’t know it, don’t try to guess, it’s the Rufous-bellied Thrush (Turdus Rifuventris) commonly known in Brazil as the Robin.

What Is The National Bird of Brazil?

Brazil’s National Bird is the Rufous-bellied thrush or the Sabiá-laranjeira in Portuguese. It was chosen for this position in 2003 because of the “popularity that it exerts in the Brazilian culture and folklore”. In other words, it was chosen because it features prominently in Brazilian literature, myths, and songs. On top of that, it is...