VU
Azores Bullfinch Pyrrhula murina



Family: Fringillidae (Finches and Hawaiian honeycreepers)

Authority: Godman, 1866

Red List Category

Criteria: D1+2

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Justification of Red List category
This species occurs at only one locality and has a very small range. Thanks to conservation action and despite the spread of invasives, the species is stable, but the population size remains very small. Therefore, this species is now listed as Vulnerable.



BirdLife Species Champion: Birdwatch Magazine

BirdLife Species Guardian: SPEA (Portugal)

Population size: 627-1996

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 160 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pyrrhula murina. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.