Forbes's Blackbird Anumara forbesi

Family: Icteridae (New World blackbirds)

Authority: (Sclater, 1886)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i); D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species's population size is likely to be very small, and composed of very small subpopulations. The population size is inferred to be declining as a result of forest loss, largely through conversion to agriculture. For these reasons, it is listed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 600-10000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 447,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Anumara forbesi. Downloaded from on 09/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 09/06/2023.