Chilean Woodstar Eulidia yarrellii

Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Authority: (Bourcier, 1847)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2ace+3ce+4ace; C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Critically Endangered based on evidence that it has undergone an extremely rapid population decline. Urgent research and targeted conservation actions are now required to understand, halt and reverse this decline.

Population size: 210

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 8,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Eulidia yarrellii. Downloaded from on 23/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 23/09/2021.