Black-capped Piprites Piprites pileata

Family: Tyrannidae (Tyrant-flycatchers)

Authority: (Temminck, 1822)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species's population size is not known, but is likely to be small, and to be formed of several small, scattered subpopulations. Rates of forest loss within the range indicate that the species's population size is likely to be undergoing a decline. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: 2800-22400

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 356,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Piprites pileata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/02/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/02/2023.