Recurve-billed Bushbird Clytoctantes alixii

Family: Thamnophilidae (Typical Antbirds)

Authority: Elliot, 1870

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been recently rediscovered in both Venezuela and Colombia, following 40 years without any records. Its range and population are poorly known, but may be small. The species is therefore classified as Endangered.

Population size: 150-700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 128,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Clytoctantes alixii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/03/2023.