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Black-and-white Monjita Xolmis dominicanus



Family: Tyrannidae (Tyrant-flycatchers)

Authority: (Vieillot, 1823)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable because the extent of habitat modification within its range indicates that it is undergoing a rapid population reduction. Threats appear to be increasing, and the rapid growth of the forestry industry in Argentina is particularly concerning.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,070,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Xolmis dominicanus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016.