Magdalena Tapaculo Scytalopus rodriguezi

Family: Rhinocryptidae (Tapaculos)

Authority: Krabbe, Salaman, Cortés, Quevedo, Ortega & Cadena, 2005

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(i,ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly described species has a small population and a very small, severely fragmented range at two locations. Its range and population are likely to be declining because of continuing habitat destruction. It is therefore classified as Endangered.

Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 13,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Scytalopus rodriguezi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/01/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/01/2022.