Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Authority: (DuBus & Gisignies, 1846)
Red List Category
Based on a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin, it is suspected that the population of this species will decline by 25-30% over the next three generations, and it has therefore been uplisted to Near Threatened (almost qualifies as threatened under criterion A3c).
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Discosura popelairii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/06/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/06/2017.