Glittering Starfrontlet Coeligena orina

Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Authority: Wetmore, 1953

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria

Justification of Red List category
This species has an extremely small and declining population. For this reason it qualifies as Critically Endangered.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Fundación ProAves

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Coeligena orina. Downloaded from on 03/12/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 03/12/2020.