IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)


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Range Description

Anthocephala floriceps has a disjunct range in central and north-east Colombia (Hilty and Brown 1986). The nominate subspecies occurs on the north and south-east slopes of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, where it has recently been found to remain common (G. M. Kirwan in litt 1998, P. G. W. Salaman in litt. 1998, 1999). Subspecies berlepschi is found in the Central Andes on Volcn Tolima in Quindo and Tolima, and south on the east slope to Huila (one record in 1976) (Hilty and Brown 1986, J. E. Orejuela in litt. 1986, P. G. W. Salaman in litt. 1998, 1999).


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