Its existence is under great threat.
Scientists and environmental activists from Brazil again found in the forests of Bahia is the only known female tapaculo Stresemann – perhaps this is the most rare bird of the Earth, because the other individuals of this species a few years no one found.
Tapaculo Stresemann (lat. Merulaxis stresemanni) is endemic to the Brazilian on the verge of extinction. BirdLife International. In the last few years, scientists have seen only one female. To assess the condition of its habitat in Bahia and Minas Gerais, American Bird Conservancy and Fundação Biodiversitas, a Brazilian this fall was sent to the forest reserve expedition, which after several months was able to photograph the bird and record her voice.
It should be noted that this type tapaculo opened in 1940-ies, then no one has seen for over 50 years, until 1995.
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