Rufous-vented Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus geoffroyi

Family: Cuculidae (Cuckoos)

Authority: (Temminck, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category

Based on remote sensing data on tree cover loss across the range and the species’s susceptibility to forest fragmentation and disturbance, the population size is suspected to be declining rapidly. The species is therefore classified as Vulnerable.

Population size: 63000-127000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 10,400,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Neomorphus geoffroyi. Downloaded from on 13/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 13/08/2022.