Alagoas Foliage-gleaner Philydor novaesi

Family: Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)

Authority: Teixeira & Gonzaga, 1983

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v);C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered Critically Endangered because it is confined to two sites containing extremely small and fragmented patches of severely threatened forest. There have been no confirmed sightings since 2011, and unless there is urgent conservation action, if it is not already extinct it is likely to become so very shortly.

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 290 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Philydor novaesi. Downloaded from on 20/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 20/11/2019.