Plumbeous Antvireo Dysithamnus plumbeus

Family: Thamnophilidae (Typical Antbirds)

Authority: (Wied, 1831)

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(ii,iii,iv,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small area of occupancy and is inferred to be declining as a result of ongoing deforestation. Its habitat is very fragmented and the population is likely to be severely fragmented. For these reasons, the species is listed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 141,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Dysithamnus plumbeus. Downloaded from on 21/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 21/03/2023.