Current view: Data table and detailed info
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. 2005 and updates. A classification of the bird species of South America. Available at: #http://www.museum.lsu.edu/~Remsen/SACCBaseline.htm#.
Red List criteria met
Red List history
IUCN Red list criteria met and history
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Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as generally uncommon to locally fairly common or common (del Hoyo et al. 2003, Schulenberg 2020).
Trend justification: The species's habitat is currently not considered under threat, and the population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.
Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Scytalopus altirostris. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/neblina-tapaculo-scytalopus-altirostris on 10/06/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org on 10/06/2023.