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Azara's Spinetail Synallaxis azarae

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) 478,000 medium
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -

Population & trend

  Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals Unknown not applicable Not Applicable 0
Population trend Stable -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 3.8 - - -
Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'common' (Stotz et al. (1996).
Trend justification: This 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
Argentina Native Extant      
Bolivia Native Extant      
Colombia Native Extant      
Ecuador Native Extant      
Peru Native Extant      

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Bolivia Bosque de Polylepis de Madidi site factsheet
Bolivia Bosque de Polylepis de Mina Elba site factsheet
Bolivia Bosque de Polylepis de Sanja Pampa site factsheet
Bolivia Bosque de Polylepis de Taquesi site factsheet
Bolivia Bosques de Polylepis de Cotapata site factsheet
Bolivia Reserva Biológica Cordillera de Sama site factsheet
Bolivia Reserva Nacional de Flora y Fauna Tariquía site factsheet
Bolivia Serranía de Aguarague site factsheet
Bolivia Yungas Inferiores de Madidi site factsheet
Bolivia Yungas Superiores de Apolobamba site factsheet
Bolivia Yungas Superiores de Madidi site factsheet
Bolivia Yungas Superiores de Mosetenes y Cocapata site factsheet
Colombia Cuenca del Río Toche site factsheet
Colombia Reserva Hidrográfica, Forestal y Parque Ecológico de Río Blanco site factsheet
Colombia Reserva Natural Ibanasca site factsheet
Colombia Reserva Natural Tambito site factsheet
Colombia Reservas Comunitarias de Roncesvalles (part of Loros Andinos Natural Reserve AZE) site factsheet
Colombia Serranía de los Paraguas site factsheet
Ecuador Cordillera del Cóndor site factsheet
Ecuador Utuana-Bosque de Hanne site factsheet
Peru Abra Patricia - Alto Mayo site factsheet
Peru Alto Mayo site factsheet
Peru Alto Valle del Saña site factsheet
Peru Aypate site factsheet
Peru Bosque de Cuyas site factsheet
Peru Cerro Chinguela site factsheet
Peru Cordillera de Colán site factsheet
Peru Cordillera Vilcabamba site factsheet
Peru Florida y Laguna Pomacochas site factsheet
Peru Huamba site factsheet
Peru La Esperanza site factsheet
Peru Laguna de los Cóndores site factsheet
Peru Laguna de los Cóndores-Atuén site factsheet
Peru Laquipampa site factsheet
Peru Manu site factsheet
Peru Maruncunca site factsheet
Peru Parque Nacional Cerros de Amotape site factsheet
Peru Playa Pampa site factsheet
Peru Río Utcubamba site factsheet
Peru Sandia site factsheet
Peru Santuario Histórico Machu Picchu site factsheet
Peru Sur de la Cordillera de Colán site factsheet
Peru Toldo site factsheet
Peru Valcón site factsheet
Peru Yanachaga-Chemillen (Cordillera Yanachaga IBA) site factsheet

Habitats & altitude

Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Artificial/Terrestrial Pastureland suitable resident
Artificial/Terrestrial Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest suitable resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane major resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude suitable resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Moist suitable resident
Altitude 600 - 3500 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Synallaxis azarae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/04/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/04/2014.

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 Furnariidae (Ovenbirds)
Species name author d'Orbigny, 1835
Population size Unknown mature individuals
Population trend Stable
Distribution size (breeding/resident) 478,000 km2
Country endemic? No
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species