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Turquoise Cotinga Cotinga ridgwayi



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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
High rates of deforestation in this species's small range are causing severe habitat fragmentation and presumably rapid population declines. It consequently qualifies as Vulnerable.

Population size: 1500-7000 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 8,400 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Cotinga ridgwayi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016.