Chilean Woodstar Eulidia yarrellii

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Red List Category

Criteria: A2ace+3ce+4ace

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

Population size: 350 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 2,200 km2

Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Neotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Eulidia yarrellii. Downloaded from on 03/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 03/12/2016.