Red List Category
for more information about the Red List categories and criteria
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)
930-1300 mature individuals
Distribution size (breeding/resident):
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