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Line-fronted Canastero Asthenes urubambensis



Family: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)

Authority: (Chapman, 1919)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This montane species is thought to have a moderately small and fragmented population, that is likely to be declining owing to ongoing habitat loss and degradation. It is therefore considered to be Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 262,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Asthenes urubambensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.