IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

Psophia viridis is endemic to Brazil, with a contiguous distribution occupied by three subspecies. The nominate viridis occurs centrally, between Rio Madeira and Rio Tapajós. Subspecies dextralis occurs east of this, between Rio Tapajós and Rio Tocantins. Subspecies obscura is found in the north-east of the country, in north-east Pará (del Hoyo et al. 1996). This taxon is thought to be critically endangered (A. Lees in litt. 2011).


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