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White-necked Hawk Buteogallus lacernulatus



Family: Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles)

Authority: (Temminck, 1827)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable because it is assumed to have a small population, which is fragmented and likely to be declining as a result of continued habitat loss and direct persecution.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,040,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Buteogallus lacernulatus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.