Chestnut-capped Piha Lipaugus weberi

Family: Cotingidae (Cotingas)

Authority: Cuervo, Salaman, Donegan & Ochoa, 2001

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is Critically Endangered. It has a very small population and remaining forest continues to be degraded and destroyed, therefore its population is likely to be declining.

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 270 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Lipaugus weberi. Downloaded from on 06/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 06/06/2023.