Belding's Yellowthroat Geothlypis beldingi

Family: Parulidae (New World warblers)

Authority: Ridgway, 1883

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species's known range remains very small, within which suitable habitat is severely fragmented, and it has recently been extirpated from at least one site, with rapid declines suspected in the species's range and population owing to continued habitat loss and degradation. For these reasons it qualifies as Endangered.

BirdLife Species Champion: Birdfair

BirdLife Species Guardian: Pronatura Noroeste, A. C.

Population size: 1000-2499

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 3,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Nearctic
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Geothlypis beldingi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/04/2017.