Purplish-mantled Tanager Iridosornis porphyrocephalus

Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: (Sclater, 1856)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This scarce and local species is suspected to be declining moderately rapidly owing to habitat loss within its small range. However, this is not yet severely fragmented or restricted to few locations. For these reasons, the species is classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 94,400 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Iridosornis porphyrocephalus. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/purplish-mantled-tanager-iridosornis-porphyrocephalus on 26/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 26/02/2024.