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Table 2 List of wild bird species used in commerce and as pets in the municipality of Lagoa Seca, Paraíba, Brazil, including taxonomy, common name, number of mentions by use modality, use value (UV), and conservation status

From: Understanding the motivations for keeping wild birds in the semi-arid region of Brazil

Taxonomy Common name Citations by use modality UV Conservation status
Creation Trade IUCN MMA
Order/family/species
Passeriformes
 Thraupidae
  Sporophila lineola (Linnaeus, 1758) Lined Seedeater 18 16 0.54 LC LC
  Sporophila nigricollis (Vieillot, 1823) Yellow-bellied Seedeater 28 21 0.79 LC LC
  Sporophila ardesiaca (Dubois, 1894) Dubois’s Seedeater 2 2 0.06 LC LC
  Sporophila albogularis (von Spix, 1825) White-throated Seedeater 30 22 0.83 LC LC
  Sicalis luteola (Sparrman, 1789) Grassland Yellow-finch 4 3 0.11 LC LC
  Volatinia jacarina (Linnaeus, 1766) Blue-black Grassquit 7 6 0.20 LC LC
  Sicalis flaveola (Linnaeus, 1766) Saffron Finch 16 10 0.41 LC LC
  Tangara cayana (Linnaeus, 1766) Burnished-buff Tanager 5 5 0.16 LC LC
  Tangara palmarum (Wied, 1821) Palm Tanager 4 4 0.12 LC LC
  Tangara sayaca (Linnaeus, 1766) Sayaca Tanager 20 17 0.59 LC LC
  Paroaria dominicana (Linnaeus, 1758) Red-cowled Cardinal 27 24 0.82 LC LC
  Sporophila angolensis (Linnaeus, 1766) Chestnut-bellied Seed-Finch 1 1 0.03 LC LC
  Sporophila bouvreuil (Statius Müller, 1776) Copper Seedeater 4 0 0.06 LC LC
  Coryphospingus pileatus (Wied, 1821) Pileated Finch 3 1 0.06 LC LC
  Saltator similis d’Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837 Green-winged Saltator 2 2 0.06 LC LC
  Sporophila leucoptera (Vieillot, 1817) White-bellied Seedeater 1 1 0.03 LC LC
  Coereba flaveola (Linnaeus, 1758) Bananaquit 1 1 0.03 LC LC
 Icteridae
  Icterus pyrrhopterus (Vieillot, 1819) Variable Oriole 4 2 0.09 LC LC
  Icterus jamacaii (Gmelin, 1788) Campo Troupial 5 4 0.14 LC LC
  Gnorimopsar chopi (Vieillot, 1819) Chopi Blackbird 2 2 0.06 LC LC
  Chrysomus ruficapillus (Vieillot, 1819) Chestnut-capped Blackbird 1 0 0.01 LC LC
 Fringillidae
  Spinus yarrellii (Audubon, 1839) Yellow-faced Siskin 7 6 0.21 VU VU
  Euphonia chlorotica (Linnaeus, 1766) Purple-throated Euphonia 3 1 0.06 LC LC
 Turdidae
  Turdus rufiventris Vieillot, 1818 Rufous-bellied Thrush 15 14 0.46 LC LC
  Turdus amaurochalinus Cabanis, 1850 Creamy-bellied Thrush 1 1 0.03 LC LC
  Turdus leucomelas Vieillot, 1818 Pale-breasted Thrush 14 12 0.41 LC LC
 Mimidae
  Mimus saturninus (Lichtenstein, 1823) Chalk-browed Mockingbird 4 4 0.12 LC LC
 Cardinalidae
  Cyanoloxia brissonii (Lichtenstein, 1823) Ultramarine Grosbeak 23 22 0.72 LC LC
 Passerelidae
  Zonotrichia capensis (Statius Muller, 1776) Rufous-collared Sparrow 26 21 0.75 LC LC
 Corvidae
  Cyanocorax cyanopogon (Wied, 1821) White-naped Jay 1 1 0.03 LC LC
 Tyrannidae
  Pitangus sulphuratus (Linnaeus, 1766) Great Kiskadee 2 2 0.06 LC LC
 Estrildidae
  Estrilda astrild (Linnaeus, 1758) Common Waxbill 2 1 0.04 LC LC
Psittaciformes
 Psittacidae
  Eupsittula cactorum (Kuhl, 1820) Cactus Parakeet 2 1 0.04 LC LC
  Amazona aestiva (Linnaeus, 1758) Turquoise-fronted Amazon 1 1 0.03 LC LC