Guianan Streaked Antwren Myrmotherula surinamensis

Family: Thamnophilidae (Typical Antbirds)

Authority: (Gmelin, 1788)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin, and the species’s susceptibility to habitat fragmentation, it is suspected that its population will decline rapidly over the next three generations, and it has therefore been uplisted to Vulnerable.

Population size:

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,660,000 km2

Country endemic: No

IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Myrmotherula surinamensis. Downloaded from on 28/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/09/2023.