Perija Tapaculo Scytalopus perijanus

Family: Rhinocryptidae (Tapaculos)

Authority: Avendaño, Cuervo, López, Gutiérrez Pinto, Cortés & Cadena, 2015

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is likely to have a small population with a single subpopulation, and to be declining as the result of habitat loss. For these reasons it is evaluated as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,200 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Scytalopus perijanus. Downloaded from on 22/04/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 22/04/2019.