Cochabamba Mountain-finch Poospiza garleppi

Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: Berlepsch, 1893

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species is thought to have a very small population within a small and severely fragmented range, in which habitat destruction is continuing; it therefore qualifies as Endangered.

Population size: 270-2700

Population trend: Decreasing

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

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Poospiza garleppi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/04/2017.