Fernandina's Flicker Colaptes fernandinae

Family: Picidae (Woodpeckers)

Authority: Vigors, 1827

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v);C2a(i);D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable because although it has a very small population, which is severely fragmented and rapidly declining, the largest subpopulation in Zapata is too large for the species to qualify as Endangered.

Population size: 400-530

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 94,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Colaptes fernandinae. Downloaded from on 28/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/09/2021.