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Black-spectacled Brush-finch Atlapetes melanopsis



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Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
The known range of this species is very small, and ongoing threats to remaining habitat suggest that there is a continuing decline in range and numbers. It therefore qualifies as Endangered.

Population size: 1500-7000 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Neotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Atlapetes melanopsis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016.