Vilcabamba Brush-finch Atlapetes terborghi

Family: Passerellidae (New World sparrows)

Authority: Remsen, 1993

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered Near Threatened as it has an extremely restricted range. Although populations are apparently stable and secure at present, it could become highly threatened in a short space of time if human pressures within its range increase.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 5,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Atlapetes terborghi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/10/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/10/2022.