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Cebu Flowerpecker Dicaeum quadricolor



Family: Dicaeidae (Flowerpeckers)

Authority: (Tweeddale, 1877)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has an extremely small population and very small, severely fragmented range owing to catastrophic deforestation which, although it has now slowed, is continuing. These factors qualify it as Critically Endangered.



BirdLife Species Champion: Philippines Department of Tourism

BirdLife Species Guardian: Cebu Biodiversity Conservation Foundation

Population size: 60-70

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Dicaeum quadricolor. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.