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Wedge-tailed Hillstar Oreotrochilus adela



Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Authority: (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1838)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a moderately small global population which is suspected to be declining moderately rapidly owing to habitat loss and within which all subpopulations are small. It is consequently classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: 6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 95,800 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Oreotrochilus adela. 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.