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Spot-winged Falconet Spiziapteryx circumcincta

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern

Species attributes

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

Distribution

  Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 1,420,000 medium
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -

Population & trend

  Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals poor Estimated 2009
Population trend Stable -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 8.6 - - -
Trend justification: The population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Argentina Native Extant       Yes
Bolivia Native Extant       Yes
Paraguay Native Extant       Yes
Uruguay Native Extant       Yes

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Argentina Acambuco site factsheet
Argentina Bajos Submeridionales site factsheet
Argentina Bañado de Añatuya site factsheet
Argentina Bañado La Estrella Este site factsheet
Argentina Bañado La Estrella Oeste site factsheet
Argentina Bañados de Figueroa site factsheet
Argentina Bañados del Quirquincho site factsheet
Argentina Bañados del Río Atuel site factsheet
Argentina Bosques de Chacho site factsheet
Argentina Bosques de Olta site factsheet
Argentina Caldenal del Sudoeste de Buenos Aires site factsheet
Argentina Chaco de Tartagal site factsheet
Argentina Chaguaral site factsheet
Argentina Chancaní y Sierras de Pocho site factsheet
Argentina El Cachapé site factsheet
Argentina El Cantor site factsheet
Argentina Estancia Guaycolec site factsheet
Argentina Estancia La Leonor site factsheet
Argentina Estepas arbustivas del Sur de Buenos Aires site factsheet
Argentina Fortín Sargento Primero Leyes site factsheet
Argentina Itiyuro-Tuyunti site factsheet
Argentina Jagüel del Monte site factsheet
Argentina La Fidelidad site factsheet
Argentina Lagunas San Miguel y El Sauce site factsheet
Argentina Lomas de Olmedo site factsheet
Argentina Lotes 32 y 33, Maíz Gordo site factsheet
Argentina Luracatao y Valles Calchaquíes site factsheet
Argentina Misión Taacaglé site factsheet
Argentina Nacientes de los riachos Monte Lindo y Tatú Piré site factsheet
Argentina Palomitas y Ebro site factsheet
Argentina Parque Nacional Chaco site factsheet
Argentina Parque Nacional Copo site factsheet
Argentina Parque Nacional El Rey site factsheet
Argentina Parque Nacional Lihue Calel site factsheet
Argentina Parque Nacional Río Pilcomayo site factsheet
Argentina Parque Nacional Talampaya site factsheet
Argentina Parque Provincial Fuerte Esperanza site factsheet
Argentina Parque Provincial La Florida site factsheet
Argentina Parque Provincial Pampa del Indio site factsheet
Argentina Quebrada de las Conchas site factsheet
Argentina Quebrada del Condorito National Park and Reserva Hidrica Provincial Pampa de Achala site factsheet
Argentina Reserva de Biosfera de Ñacuñan site factsheet
Argentina Reserva de Uso Múltiple Bañados del Río Dulce y Laguna Mar Chiquita site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Natural Formosa site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Natural Las Lancitas site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Natural Loro Hablador site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Provincial Florística y Faunística Bosques Teltecas site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Provincial Parque Luro site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Provincial Santa Ana site factsheet
Argentina Río Bermejito site factsheet
Argentina Ruinas de Quilmes site factsheet
Argentina Salinas de Ambargasta site factsheet
Argentina Salinas Grandes site factsheet
Argentina Salta Forestal site factsheet
Argentina Sierra de Ambato site factsheet
Argentina Sierra de Medina site factsheet
Argentina Sierra de Metán site factsheet
Argentina Sierra Rosario de la Frontera site factsheet
Argentina Sierras de Guasayán site factsheet
Argentina Sierras de Puesto Viejo site factsheet
Argentina Sistema Uritorco site factsheet
Argentina Trancas site factsheet
Argentina Valle Colorado y Valle Grande site factsheet
Argentina Victorica site factsheet
Bolivia KAA-IYA del Gran Chaco site factsheet
Paraguay Fortín Toledo site factsheet
Paraguay Parque Nacional Médanos del Chaco site factsheet
Paraguay Parque Nacional Teniente Enciso site factsheet
Paraguay Parque Nacional Tinfunqué - Estero Patiño site factsheet

Habitats & altitude

Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable resident
Grassland Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable resident
Savanna Dry suitable resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry major resident
Altitude 0 - 1000 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Utilisation

Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild International Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Spiziapteryx circumcincta. 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 Falconidae (Falcons, Caracaras)
Species name author (Kaup, 1852)
Population size mature individuals
Population trend Stable
Distribution size (breeding/resident) 1,420,000 km2
Country endemic? No
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species