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Blue-eyed Ground-dove Columbina cyanopis



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Pelzeln, 1870)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is very rare, with recent records from only three locations suggesting that the total population is extremely small and severely fragmented. A continuing decline is inevitable given the rapid rates of habitat loss in the region. These factors qualify the species as Critically Endangered.



Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 43,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Columbina cyanopis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.