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Azure Dollarbird Eurystomus azureus



Family: Coraciidae (Rollers)

Authority: Gray, 1860

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii);C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Near Threatened because it has a small population which is suspected to be suffering continuing declines as a result of habitat loss and degradation in its moderately small range. Its status is very poorly known, but it has previously been downlisted from Vulnerable owing to a lack of quantitative data to confirm the suspected decline in its population.



Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 50,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Eurystomus azureus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.