Alagoas Tyrannulet Phylloscartes ceciliae

Family: Tyrannidae (Tyrant-flycatchers)

Authority: Teixeira, 1987

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species occurs within a restricted, severely fragmented and declining range, and it is considered to have an extremely small and rapidly declining population. It is therefore now listed as Critically Endangered.

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 20,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Phylloscartes ceciliae. Downloaded from on 30/10/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 30/10/2020.