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Cozumel Thrasher Toxostoma guttatum



Family: Mimidae (Mockingbirds and thrashers)

Authority: (Ridgway, 1885)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v);C2a(i,ii);D

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Justification of Red List category
This formerly common species appears to have declined rapidly following a hurricane in 1988, with very few subsequent records, despite repeated surveys since then. Any remaining population is likely to be tiny, and for these reasons it is treated as Critically Endangered.



Population size: 1-49

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 150 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Toxostoma guttatum. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.