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Zapata Sparrow Torreornis inexpectata
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Family: Passerellidae (New World sparrows)

Authority: Barbour & Peters, 1927

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category

This species is confined to three distinct areas. Habitat loss is continuing throughout this very small range, and populations in two of these areas appear to be declining. Together, these factors qualify the species as Endangered.

Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Torreornis inexpectata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2018.