Red List Category
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Justification of Red List category
This wetland habitat specialist is thought to have a moderately small and severely fragmented population, and is likely to be declining owing to the drainage and degradation of wetlands for agricultural developments. It is therefore considered Near Threatened.
Unknown mature individuals
Distribution size (breeding/resident):
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