Boa Nova Tapaculo Scytalopus gonzagai

Family: Rhinocryptidae (Tapaculos)

Authority: Nachtigall Maurício, Belmonte-Lopes, Pacheco, Silveira, Whitney & Bornschein, 2014

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)+2ab(ii,iii,v); C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very restricted and fragmented range, which is declining as a result of habitat loss. For these reasons, the species is evaluated as Endangered.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,600 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Scytalopus gonzagai. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/09/2021.