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Rufous-vented Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus geoffroyi



Family: Cuculidae (Cuckoos)

Authority: (Temminck, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: A4cd

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of deforestation in the Amazon basin, and the species’s susceptibility to habitat fragmentation, it is suspected that its population is declining by 30-49% over three generations, and it is therefore classified as Vulnerable.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 10,900,000 km2

Country endemic: No


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Neomorphus geoffroyi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2018.