Chestnut-backed Thornbird Phacellodomus dorsalis

Family: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)

Authority: Salvin, 1895

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species occurs in a small range, in which habitat is lost at a low rate. Due to its tolerance of converted and degraded habitats, it is currently not considered at imminent risk. The species is therefore listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 6000-15000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 16,300 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Phacellodomus dorsalis. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/chestnut-backed-thornbird-phacellodomus-dorsalis on 30/11/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 30/11/2023.