Azores Bullfinch Pyrrhula murina

Family: Fringillidae (Finches and Hawaiian honeycreepers)

Authority: Godman, 1866

Red List Category

Criteria: D1+2

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Justification of Red List category
This species occurs at only one locality and has a very small range. Thanks to conservation action and despite the spread of invasives, the species is stable, but the population size remains very small. Therefore, this species is now listed as Vulnerable.

BirdLife Species Guardian: SPEA (Portugal)

Population size: 627-1996

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 160 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Pyrrhula murina. Downloaded from on 22/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 22/09/2021.