Nava’s Wren

Central America


Hylorchilus navai


  • Settlement and cattle-ranching following road-building have fragmented forests within its range.
  • Although limestone outcrops are generally not suitable for ranching, deforestation has left them isolated and threatened by firewood extraction.

Nava's wren (Hylorchilus navai) is a species of bird in the family Troglodytidae. It is endemic to Mexico.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is becoming rare due to habitat loss, invasive species, and limited range. It has been classified as Vulnerable by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.