Peruvian Martin Progne murphyi

Family: Hirundinidae (Swallows and martins)

Authority: Chapman, 1925

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been classified as Vulnerable, as it is known from very few sites and it estimated to have a small and declining population (del Hoyo et al. 2004). However, the causes of declines remain unknown, and further information may warrant the revision of the status of this species.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 487,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Progne murphyi. Downloaded from on 19/06/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 19/06/2019.