Black Tinamou Tinamus osgoodi

Family: Tinamidae (Tinamous)

Authority: Conover, 1949

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
Although recent records indicate that this species's range is larger than previously thought, it has been retained as Vulnerable because new observations regarding the level of hunting pressure experienced by the species, in addition to ongoing habitat loss and degradation, suggest that its population is undergoing a rapid decline.

Population size: 1900-4400 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 969,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Tinamus osgoodi. Downloaded from on 21/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 21/02/2024.