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Puerto Rican Nightjar Antrostomus noctitherus



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Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered because it has a very small range, which is severely fragmented, and in decline.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, Inc (SOPI)

Population size: 930-1300 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 290 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island - Oceanic islands are islands or island groups that are <200,000 sq km in size and separated from other land masses by >200 m sea depth. Generally Oceanic islands are islands or island groups that are <200,000 sq km in size and separated from other land masses by >200 m sea depth. Generally they have never been connected to a continental area by a land-ridge, and are volcanic in origin.
Realm - Neotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Antrostomus noctitherus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016.