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Peruvian Wren Cinnycerthia peruana

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2006 Least Concern
2004 Not Recognised
2000 Not Recognised
1994 Not Recognised
1988 Not Recognised

Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency High
Land mass type   Average mass -

Distribution

  Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 75,800 medium
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -

Population & trend

  Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals 0
Population trend Decreasing -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 3.6 - - -
Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'common' (Stotz et al. (1996).
Trend justification: The population is suspected to be in decline owing to ongoing habitat destruction and fragmentation.

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Peru Native Extant Yes      

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Peru Carpish site factsheet
Peru Cerro Chinguela site factsheet
Peru Cordillera de Colán site factsheet
Peru Cordillera del Cóndor site factsheet
Peru Cordillera Vilcabamba site factsheet
Peru Florida y Laguna Pomacochas site factsheet
Peru Laguna de los Cóndores site factsheet
Peru Laguna de los Cóndores-Atuén site factsheet
Peru Manu site factsheet
Peru Maruncunca site factsheet
Peru Milpo site factsheet
Peru Playa Pampa site factsheet
Peru Reserva Comunal El Sira site factsheet
Peru Río Utcubamba site factsheet
Peru Valcón site factsheet
Peru Yanachaga-Chemillen (Cordillera Yanachaga IBA) site factsheet

Habitats & altitude

Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane major resident
Altitude 1500 - 3300 m Occasional altitudinal limits (max) 3400 m

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Cinnycerthia peruana. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/08/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/08/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Least Concern
Family Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Species name author (Cabanis, 1873)
Population size mature individuals
Population trend Decreasing
Distribution size (breeding/resident) 75,800 km2
Country endemic? Yes
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species