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Esmeraldas Woodstar Chaetocercus berlepschi



Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Authority: Simon, 1889

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been downlisted to Vulnerable due to larger population than previously considered, as well as a lower rate of decline. The population is undergoing a continuing decline across its small and fragmented range due to habitat degradation. This is further compounded by emerging threats from climate change. 



BirdLife Species Guardian: Jocotoco Foundation

Population size: 1000-2700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 28,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Chaetocercus berlepschi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/08/2022.