LC
Black-capped Tanager Tangara heinei



Taxonomy

Taxonomic source(s)
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A., Fishpool, L.D.C., Boesman, P. and Kirwan, G.M. 2016. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 2: Passerines. Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.
SACC. 2005 and updates. A classification of the bird species of South America. Available at: #http://www.museum.lsu.edu/~Remsen/SACCBaseline.htm#.

IUCN Red list criteria met and history
Red List criteria met
Critically Endangered Endangered Vulnerable
- - -

Red List history
Year Category Criteria
2018 Least Concern
2016 Least Concern
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern
Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency Medium
Land mass type Average mass -
Extent of occurrence (EOO)

Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 710,000 medium
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -
Population and trend
Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals unknown not applicable not applicable 0
Population trend Stable suspected -
Decline (3 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (5 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation future) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation past and future) - - -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulations - - -
Generation length (yrs) 4.9 - - -

Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'uncommon' (Stotz et al. 1996).

Trend justification: The population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.


Country/territory distribution
Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Resident Breeding Non-breeding Passage
Colombia N Extant Yes
Ecuador N Extant Yes
Peru N Extant Yes
Venezuela N Extant Yes

Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
Country/Territory IBA Name
Colombia Bosques del Oriente de Risaralda
Colombia Cuenca del Río Toche
Colombia Parque Nacional Natural Chingaza and surroundings
Colombia Munchique Natural National Park and southern extension
Colombia Puracé Natural National Park
Colombia Reserva Hidrográfica, Forestal y Parque Ecológico de Río Blanco
Colombia Alto Quindío
Colombia Reserva Natural El Pangán
Colombia Reservas Comunitarias de Roncesvalles
Ecuador Cordillera de Huacamayos-San Isidro-Sierra Azul
Ecuador Mindo and western foothills of Volcan Pichincha
Ecuador Intag-Toisán
Ecuador Maquipucuna-Río Guayllabamba
Ecuador Parque Nacional Llanganates
Ecuador Parque Nacional Cayambe-Coca
Ecuador Río Toachi-Chiriboga
Venezuela Dinira National Park and surrounding areas (Refugio de Fauna Silvestre y Reserva de Pesca Parque Nacional Dinira IBA)
Venezuela Parque Nacional El Ávila and surrounding areas
Venezuela Parque Nacional El Tamá
Venezuela Parque Nacional Guatopo
Venezuela Henri Pittier National Park (Parque Nacional Henri Pittier IBA)
Venezuela Parque Nacional Macarao
Venezuela Palmichal
Venezuela Parque Nacional Perijá
Venezuela Monumento Natural Pico Codazzi
Venezuela Zona Protectora San Rafael de Guasare
Venezuela Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada
Venezuela Parque Nacional Yacambú
Venezuela Parque Nacional Yurubí
Colombia Parque Natural Regional Páramo del Duende
Colombia Cerro La Judía
Colombia Bosques de la Falla del Tequendama
Colombia Parque Nacional Natural Tamá
Colombia Cuchilla de San Lorenzo
Colombia Valle del Río Frío
Colombia Reserva Natural Tambito
Colombia Reserva Natural Río Ñambí
Colombia Bosques Secos del Valle del Río Chicamocha
Venezuela Parque Nacional Terepaima
Ecuador Bosque Protector Los Cedros
Colombia Reserva Natural Ibanasca
Colombia Serranía de los Paraguas
Colombia Cordillera de los Picachos Natural National Park
Colombia Soatá
Colombia Bosques Montanos del Sur de Antioquia
Colombia Chicoral
Colombia Refugio de Vida Silvestre y Parque Ecológico Recreativo Alto de San Miguel y su Área de Influencia

Habitats & altitude
Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Artificial/Terrestrial Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest major resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane suitable resident
Altitude 1300 - 2200 m Occasional altitudinal limits 1000 - 2700 m

Utilisation
Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets/display animals, horticulture - - International Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Tangara heinei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020.