Rufous Twistwing Cnipodectes superrufus

Family: Tyrannidae (Tyrant-flycatchers)

Authority: Lane, Servat, Valqui & Lambert, 2007

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly described species is classified as Vulnerable because although widespread it occurs at low densities and is consequently suspected to have a small, patchily distributed population that is declining in line with habitat conversion within its range.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 309,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Cnipodectes superrufus. Downloaded from on 01/10/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 01/10/2022.