Ornate Hawk-eagle Spizaetus ornatus

Family: Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles)

Authority: (Daudin, 1800)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category

This species is in moderately rapid decline as a consequence of the loss, fragmentation and degradation of forests within its range, as well as hunting pressure. It is therefore assessed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 50000-499999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 20,500,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Spizaetus ornatus. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/ornate-hawk-eagle-spizaetus-ornatus on 11/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 11/12/2023.