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Bananal Antbird Cercomacra ferdinandi



Family: Thamnophilidae (Antbirds)

Authority: Snethlage, 1928

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable because it is suspected to have suffered a rapid population decline owing to destruction of its riverside habitat by the construction of large hydroelectric plants within its range. These declines are projected to continue owing to further planned dam construction.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 151,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Cercomacra ferdinandi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.