Diamantina Tapaculo Scytalopus diamantinensis

Family: Rhinocryptidae (Tapaculos)

Authority: Bornschein et al., 2007

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small range with fewer than five locations and its habitat is declining owing to the replacement of natural vegetation by coffee and banana plantations, collection of firewood for domestic and industrial use and unregulated tourism. For these reasons, this species is evaluated as Endangered.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 21,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Scytalopus diamantinensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/09/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/09/2022.