Red List Category
for more information about the Red List categories and criteria
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.
250-999 mature individuals
Distribution size (breeding/resident):
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Neotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome