Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis

Family: Phoenicopteridae (Flamingos)

Authority: Molina, 1782

Red List Category

Criteria: A3cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is suspected that it will undergo a moderately rapid population decline over the next three generations owing to egg-harvesting, hunting, disturbance and the degradation of its habitat.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 7,680,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Phoenicopterus chilensis. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/chilean-flamingo-phoenicopterus-chilensis on 24/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 24/02/2024.