Chestnut-bellied Flowerpiercer Diglossa gloriosissima

Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: Chapman, 1912

Red List Category

Criteria: B1b(iii)+2b(iii); C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
After not having been observed for 40 years, this species has been rediscovered, with records from several new localities. It has a small population and a small known range, within which the quality of habitat is declining. Nevertheless, the species seems to be tolerant of some habitat degradation and there is no evidence of a population decline. Therefore, the species is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 1800-9999

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 26,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Diglossa gloriosissima. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/chestnut-bellied-flowerpiercer-diglossa-gloriosissima on 31/05/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 31/05/2023.