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Maranon Spinetail Synallaxis maranonica



Family: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)

Authority: Taczanowski, 1879

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c

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Justification of Red List category
This species, which has been extirpated from several areas and now has a very small and declining range, has been uplisted to Critically Endangered because a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin predicts that its population will decline extremely rapidly over the next three generations basin as land is cleared for cattle ranching and soy production, facilitated by expansion of the road network.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 8,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Synallaxis maranonica. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/01/2017.