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Blue-and-gold Tanager Bangsia arcaei



Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: (Sclater & Salvin, 1869)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small range and population, which are both thought to be in decline owing to the clearance and degradation of its habitat. The population is comprised of subpopulations that are not likely to be much larger than 1,000 mature individuals. For these reasons, the species is classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 102,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Bangsia arcaei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2018.