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Picumnus varzeae (Varzea Piculet)

Wikipedia Abstract

The varzea piculet (Picumnus varzeae) is a species of bird in the Picidae family, the woodpeckers, piculets, and wrynecks. It is endemic to Brazil's Amazon basin. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical swamps, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest.
View Wikipedia Record: Picumnus varzeae

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Picumnus varzeae

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 4.40393
EDGE Score: 3.76657


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Monte Alegre varzea Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Verde para Sempre Extractive Reserve 3184489 Pará, Brazil      

Important Bird Areas

Name Location  IBA Criteria   Website   Climate   Land Use 
Reserva Biológica do Rio Trombetas Brazil A1, A2
Várzeas do Médio Rio Amazonas Brazil A1, A2

Range Map


External References



Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Le Saout, S., Hoffmann, M., Shi, Y., Hughes, A., Bernard, C., Brooks, T.M., Bertzky, B., Butchart, S.H.M., Stuart, S.N., Badman, T. & Rodrigues, A.S.L. (2013) Protected areas and effective biodiversity conservation. Science, 342, 803–805
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