Mountain Grackle Macroagelaius subalaris

Family: Icteridae (New World blackbirds)

Authority: (Boissonneau, 1840)

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small range, and it is thought to be dependent on oak forest habitats that are severely fragmented and declining in area and quality. Therefore the species is classified as Endangered.

Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 7,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Macroagelaius subalaris. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/mountain-grackle-macroagelaius-subalaris 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.