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Atlantic Royal Flycatcher Onychorhynchus swainsoni



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Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has recently been discovered at a number of new locations; however its range is still small and severely fragmented by ongoing extensive habitat loss, and the small population is likely to be declining rapidly. It consequently qualifies as Vulnerable.

Population size: 600-1700 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 12,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Neotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Onychorhynchus swainsoni. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2016.