Choco Vireo Vireo masteri

Family: Vireonidae (Vireos)

Authority: Salaman & Stiles, 1996

Red List Category

Criteria: B2b(i,ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a moderately small population and range. It is known from a limited number of disjunct sites of occurrence. Its range and population are thought to be declining because of continuing habitat destruction. About half of the original forest cover within its range has already been lost. Consequently, the species is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 14200-17000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 34,500 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Vireo masteri. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/choco-vireo-vireo-masteri on 22/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 22/02/2024.