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Crested Gallito Rhinocrypta lanceolata

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 Does not normally occur in forest
Land mass type   Average mass 61.9 g

Distribution

  Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 1,010,000 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 - - -
Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'uncommon' (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 Resident
Argentina Native Extant       Yes
Bolivia Native Extant       Yes
Paraguay Native Extant       Yes

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Argentina Bañado La Estrella Oeste site factsheet
Argentina Bañados del Quirquincho 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 Cantor site factsheet
Argentina Estepas arbustivas del Sur de Buenos Aires site factsheet
Argentina Fortín Sargento Primero Leyes site factsheet
Argentina Jagüel del Monte site factsheet
Argentina La Fidelidad site factsheet
Argentina Lomas de Olmedo site factsheet
Argentina Luracatao y Valles Calchaquíes 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 Talampaya site factsheet
Argentina Parque Provincial Fuerte Esperanza site factsheet
Argentina Parque Provincial Pampa del Indio site factsheet
Argentina Quebrada de las Conchas 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 Loro Hablador site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Provincial Florística y Faunística Bosques Teltecas site factsheet
Argentina Reserva Provincial Laguna de Llancanelo 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 Medina site factsheet
Argentina Sierra de Metán site factsheet
Argentina Sierra Rosario de la Frontera site factsheet
Argentina Sierras de Carahuasi site factsheet
Argentina Sierras de Guasayán site factsheet
Argentina Sierras del Norte Cordobés site factsheet
Argentina Sistema Uritorco site factsheet
Argentina Victorica site factsheet
Bolivia KAA-IYA del Gran Chaco site factsheet
Bolivia Palmar de las Islas site factsheet
Paraguay Estancia Gran Siete site factsheet
Paraguay Fortín Toledo site factsheet
Paraguay Lagunas Saladas - Riacho Yacaré site factsheet
Paraguay Parque Nacional Defensores del Chaco 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
Paraguay Pirizal site factsheet
Paraguay Pozo Hondo site factsheet

Habitats & altitude

Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Savanna Moist major resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry major resident
Altitude 0 - 1800 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Rhinocrypta lanceolata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/12/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/12/2014.

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 Rhinocryptidae (Tapaculos)
Species name author (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1832)
Population size Unknown mature individuals
Population trend Stable
Distribution size (breeding/resident) 1,010,000 km2
Country endemic? No
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species