Speckle-chested Piculet Picumnus steindachneri

Family: Picidae (Woodpeckers)

Authority: Taczanowski, 1882

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is known from few locations, has a small overall range, and is seriously threatened by continuing deforestation, which is predicted to cause very rapid declines over the next three generations. Because of the rate of this predicted decline it has been uplisted to Endangered.

Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 8,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Picumnus steindachneri. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/speckle-chested-piculet-picumnus-steindachneri on 04/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 04/06/2023.