Eastern Chat-tanager Calyptophilus frugivorus

Family: Calyptophilidae (Chat-tanagers)

Authority: (Cory, 1883)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small, declining population which is declining as a result of habitat loss through logging and conversion to agriculture. For these reasons, the species is evaluated as Near Threatened as it approaches the thresholds for Vulnerable under criterion C2aii.

Population size: 10000-16700 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 18,300 km2

Country endemic: no

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Calyptophilus frugivorus. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/eastern-chat-tanager-calyptophilus-frugivorus on 09/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 09/12/2023.