Golden-backed Mountain-tanager Buthraupis aureodorsalis

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Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii,v);C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered as its population is now estimated to be very small and declining owing to habitat loss, it is only known from five locations and has a very small range.

Population size: 250-2500 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 2,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Neotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Buthraupis aureodorsalis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2016.