VU
Orinoco Softtail Thripophaga cherriei



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Red List Category

Criteria: D1+2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is only known from the type-locality. Shifting agriculture is practised in this general area, but is probably not currently impacting on the known population (Collar et al. 1992). This combination of a very small range and some potential threat qualifies it as Vulnerable.

Population size: 250-999 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 10 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Neotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Thripophaga cherriei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016.