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Rusty-flanked Crake Laterallus levraudi



Family: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)

Authority: (Sclater & Salvin, 1868)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
Recent surveys have probably underestimated the size of this species's population, and its range may be much larger, but numbers are still likely to be very small and declining in response to a plethora of threats affecting wetlands within its range. It consequently qualifies as Endangered.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 58,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Laterallus levraudi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.