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Sickle-winged Nightjar Eleothreptus anomalus



Family: Caprimulgidae (Nightjars)

Authority: (Gould, 1838)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is thought to have a moderately small population which is declining moderately rapidly owing to habitat loss and degradation. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: 6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 3,180,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Eleothreptus anomalus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.