Alagoas Antwren Myrmotherula snowi

Family: Thamnophilidae (Antbirds)

Authority: Teixeira & Gonzaga, 1985

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii); D

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Critically Endangered because it is thought to have an extremely small population, which occupies a very restricted range in which habitat is declining in quality, extent and area. Further conservation actions are required as a matter of urgency if this species is to survive.

BirdLife Species Guardian: SAVE Brasil

Population size: 1-49

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 230 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Myrmotherula snowi. Downloaded from on 27/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 27/09/2021.