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Orange-throated Tanager Wetmorethraupis sterrhopteron



Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: Lowery & O'Neill, 1964

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small range, in which habitat is declining and/or likely to decline in accessible parts of its range. As it is known from more than five locations, it qualifies as Vulnerable.



Population size: 6000-15000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 10,300 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Wetmorethraupis sterrhopteron. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/orange-throated-tanager-wetmorethraupis-sterrhopteron on 25/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 25/02/2024.