Bahama Swallow Tachycineta cyaneoviridis

Family: Hirundinidae (Swallows and martins)

Authority: (Bryant, 1859)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Endangered because it has a small and declining population, which faces a number of threats that may increase in severity in the future. Renewed logging and planned housing developments may result in further declines in available breeding habitat.

Population size: 1000-2499

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 49,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Nearctic
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Tachycineta cyaneoviridis. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/bahama-swallow-tachycineta-cyaneoviridis on 02/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 02/06/2023.