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Maranon Crescentchest Melanopareia maranonica



Family: Melanopareiidae (Crescentchests)

Authority: Chapman, 1924

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small range, within which it is uncommon and probably declining. Future increases in human encroachment within the range could place this species at higher risk of severe declines. However, the range is not yet severely fragmented or restricted to few locations. For these reasons, the species is classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 10,100 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Melanopareia maranonica. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/07/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/07/2017.