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Marcapata Spinetail Cranioleuca marcapatae



Family: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)

Authority: Zimmer, 1935

Red List Category

Criteria: A4c

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of deforestation in the Amazon basin, and its dependence on primary forest, it is suspected that the population of this species is declining rapidly over three generations, and it has therefore been classified as Vulnerable.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 25,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Cranioleuca marcapatae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018.