RIO GUAPIAÇU ECOLOGICAL RESERVE
RIO DE JANEIRO (near), (Compass)
00o00´S/00o00´W ha a mix of primary Atlantic forest and regenerating (80 years old) forest, m
Birding Site Guide
This reserve protects Alta Bacia do Rio Guapiaçu (upper river basin of Rio Guapiaçu) in the Serra do Mar mountains in Rio de Janeiro state ne of Rio city, close to Tres Picos State Park. There is a place to stay given on the website and volunteers are also welcome.
Serra do Mar corridor
Species See the South & East Brazil Forests Biome Endemics & Near Endemics list on BSG (under Neotropics) which covers the Atlantic forest specialties and some others sought after species of other forest types of this area.
Mammals include Spider Monkey Brachyteles arachnoids, and Puma Felis concolor.
There are -- recorded species of amphibians and reptiles.