VU
Black-headed Berryeater Carpornis melanocephala



Family: Cotingidae (Cotingas)

Authority: (Wied, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v);C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable because it has a small fragmented population which is likely to be suffering a continuing rapid decline owing to the extensive loss of its lowland forest habitat.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 713,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Carpornis melanocephala. 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.