Caatinga Black-tyrant Knipolegus franciscanus

Family: Tyrannidae (Tyrant-flycatchers)

Authority: Snethlage, 1928

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species is estimated to have a larger range than previously thought. It is listed as being of Least Concern on the basis that it does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under any of the criteria.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 328,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Knipolegus franciscanus. Downloaded from on 08/12/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 08/12/2021.