IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)


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Range Description

Formicarius rufifrons was formerly known only from the ro Madre de Dios and its tributaries, Peru, but during the 1990s it was found on the upper rio Juru in Acre, Brazil (Whittaker and Oren 1999), ro Tahuamanu in Pando, Bolivia (L.Jammes in litt. 1999, T.S.Schulenberg in litt. 1999) and ro Urubamba in Cuzco, Peru (H.Lloyd in litt. 1999, N.Gerhart in litt. 2000), greatly extending its known range. It is generally rare and localised within this range.


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