Pale-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidiceps


Agreda, A.; Krabbe, N.; Rodríguez, O. 1999. Report on November 1998 CECIA expedition in search of the Pale-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidiceps.

Agreda, A.; Krabbe, N.; Rodriguez, O. 1999. Pale-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidiceps is not extinct. Cotinga 11: 50-54.

Hartmann, S. A.; Oppel, S.; Segelbacher, G.; Juiña, M. E.; Schaefer, H. M. 2017. Decline in territory size and fecundity as a response to carrying capacity in an endangered songbird. Oecologia 183: 597-606.

Hartmann, S. A.; Schaefer, H. M.; Segelbacher, G. 2014. Genetic depletion at adaptive but not neutral loci in an endangered bird species. Molecular Ecology 23: 5712-5725.

Hartmann, S. A.; Segelbacher, G.; Juiña, M. E.; Schaefer, H. M. 2015. Effects of habitat management can vary over time during the recovery of an endangered bird species. Biological Conservation 192: 154-160.

IUCN. 2020. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2020-3. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 10 December 2020).

Krabbe, N. 2004. Pale-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidiceps: notes on population size, habitat, vocalizations, feeding, interference competition and conservation. Bird Conservation International 14: 77-86.

Krabbe, N.; Juiña, M.; Sornoza, A. F. 2011. Marked population increase in Pale-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidiceps in response to cowbird contro. Journal of Ornithology 152(2): 219-222.

Oppel, S.; Schaefer, H. M.; Schmidt, V. 2003. Description of the nest, eggs, and breeding behavior of the endangered Pale-headed Brush-Finch (Atlapetes pallidiceps) in Ecuador. Wilson Bulletin 115: 360-366.

Oppel, S.; Schaefer, H. M.; Schmidt, V.; Schröder, B. 2004. Cowbird parasitism of Pale-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidiceps: implications for conservation and management. Bird Conservation International 14: 63-75.

Schmidt, V.; Schaefer, H.M. 2003. Pale-headed Brushfinch recovery project in southwestern Ecuador 2002-2003.

Sornoza Molina, F. 2000. Fundación Jocotoco: conservation action in Ecuador. World Birdwatch 22: 14-17.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Atlapetes pallidiceps. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/10/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/10/2022.