Western Red-necked Araçari Pteroglossus sturmii

Family: Ramphastidae (Toucans)

Authority: Natterer, 1842

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin, it is suspected that the population of this newly-split species will decline by 25-30% over the next three generations, and it has therefore been classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,390,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Pteroglossus sturmii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/06/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/06/2021.