Maquis Canastero

The Maquis Canastero is classified as Near Threatened (NT), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.

The Maquis Canastero or Iquico Canastero (Asthenes heterura) is a species of bird in the Furnariidae family. It is found in Argentina and Bolivia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montanes and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Asthenes heterura. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 25 July 2007. More

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Order : Passeriformes
Family : Furnariidae
Genus : Asthenes
Species : heterura
Authority : (Berlepsch, 1901)