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Guadeloupe Woodpecker Melanerpes herminieri



Family: Picidae (Woodpeckers)

Authority: (Lesson, 1830)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small range in which habitat degradation is causing the population to decline. However, the range is not yet severely fragmented or restricted to few locations. For these reasons, the species is classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: 16000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 2,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Melanerpes herminieri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.