LC
Collared Crescentchest Melanopareia torquata



Taxonomy

Taxonomic note

Taxonomic source(s)
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A., Fishpool, L.D.C., Boesman, P. and Kirwan, G.M. 2016. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 2: Passerines. Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.
SACC. 2006. A classification of the bird species of South America. Available at: #http://www.museum.lsu.edu/~Remsen/SACCBaseline.html#.
SACC. 2006. A classification of the bird species of South America. Available at: #http://www.museum.lsu.edu/~Remsen/SACCBaseline.htm#.

IUCN Red list criteria met and history
Red List criteria met
Critically Endangered Endangered Vulnerable
- - -

Red List history
Year Category Criteria
2016 Least Concern
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern
Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency Does not normally occur in forest
Land mass type Average mass -
Extent of occurrence (EOO)

Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 3,240,000 medium
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -
Population and trend
Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals unknown not applicable not applicable 0
Population trend Stable suspected -
Decline (3 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (5 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation future) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation past and future) - - -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulations - - -

Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'fairly common but patchily distributed' (Stotz et al. 1996).

Trend justification: This population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.


Country/territory distribution
Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Resident Breeding Non-breeding Passage
Bolivia N Extant Yes
Brazil N Extant Yes
Paraguay N Extant Yes

Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
Country/Territory IBA Name
Bolivia Noel Kempff Mercado
Paraguay Bosque Mbaracayú
Brazil Estação Ecológica de Uruçuí-Una
Brazil Nascentes do Rio Parnaíba
Brazil Estação Ecológica de Águas Emendadas
Brazil Cerrados ao Sul de Brasília
Brazil Parque Nacional de Brasília
Brazil Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros e Adjacências
Brazil Parque Nacional das Emas
Brazil Barragem de Boa Esperança
Brazil Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Guimarães e Adjacências
Brazil Estação Ecológica Serra das Araras
Brazil Rios Negro e Aquidauana
Brazil Jalapão
Brazil Matas Ciliares do Rio do Coco e Afluentes
Brazil Interflúvio dos Rios Tocantins e Paranã
Brazil Serra do Cipó
Brazil Serra da Canastra
Brazil Parque Nacional da Chapada Diamantina
Brazil Parque Nacional da Serra da Bodoquena e Entorno
Brazil Interflúvio dos Rios das Mortes e Araguaia
Brazil Lizarda
Brazil Monumento Natural das Árvores Fossilizadas e Adjacências
Brazil Campos do Encanto

Habitats & altitude
Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Savanna Dry major resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable resident
Altitude 0 - 1400 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Melanopareia torquata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/09/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/09/2020.