Diamond Firetail Stagonopleura guttata

Family: Estrildidae (Waxbills)

Authority: (Shaw, 1796)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bce+3ce+4bce

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Justification of Red List category
Reporting rates indicate recent rapid declines within the last ten years in response to habitat clearance and degradation. For this reason, it is assessed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 68000-272000, 136000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,175,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

Land-mass type - Australia
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Stagonopleura guttata. Downloaded from on 09/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 09/12/2023.