Great Spinetail Synallaxis hypochondriaca

Family: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)

Authority: (Salvin, 1895)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is restricted to a small range, in which its arid scrub habitat is being lost and degraded. Nevertheless, the species is not severely fragmented not confined to a limited number of locations. It is therefore evaluated as Near Threatened.

Population size: 6000-15000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 16,500 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Synallaxis hypochondriaca. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/great-spinetail-synallaxis-hypochondriaca on 07/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 07/12/2023.