Glittering Starfrontlet Coeligena orina

Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Authority: Wetmore, 1953

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a slightly larger population size than previously assumed, and it has therefore been downlisted to Endangered. The population size is however very small and it is inferred to be undergoing a continued decline due to habitat loss and degradation. 

BirdLife Species Guardian: Fundación ProAves

Population size: 250-2499 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,700 km2

Country endemic: yes

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Coeligena orina. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/glittering-starfrontlet-coeligena-orina on 02/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 02/12/2023.