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Plumbeous Antvireo Dysithamnus plumbeus



Family: Thamnophilidae (Antbirds)

Authority: (Wied, 1831)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v);C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and fragmented population and range, which are continuing to decline rapidly as a result of habitat loss, and it therefore qualifies as Vulnerable (Collar et al. 1992). However, clarification of its range in southern Bahia may in due course result in its downlisting to Near Threatened.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 172,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Dysithamnus plumbeus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.