Barbuda Warbler Setophaga subita

Family: Parulidae (New World warblers)

Authority: Riley, 1904

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small population, rendering it moderately susceptible to stochastic events and human impacts. Although there is currently no evidence of a decline, it is feared that habitat degradation is increasing considerably. For these reasons the species is classified as Vulnerable.

Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 220 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Setophaga subita. Downloaded from on 22/10/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 22/10/2021.