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Rufous-throated Dipper Cinclus schulzi



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Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable owing to its small, fragmented and declining population (Collar et al. 1992). There are apparently a large number of small subpopulations, which are mostly declining (especially in Argentina) as a result of changes in water management and possibly deforestation.

Population size: 2000-2700 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 22,500 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Cinclus schulzi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016.