Masked Antpitta Hylopezus auricularis

Family: Grallariidae (Antpittas)

Authority: (Gyldenstolpe, 1941)

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is currently known from a very small area, and thus qualifies as Vulnerable. Little is known about its requirements, and it cannot be considered secure. However, surveys may find the species to be more widespread, resulting in a downlisting to Near Threatened.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 270 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Hylopezus auricularis. Downloaded from on 08/12/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 08/12/2021.