VU
Orinoco Softtail Thripophaga cherriei



Family: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)

Authority: Berlepsch & Hartert, 1902

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

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 10 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Thripophaga cherriei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2017.