Black-cheeked Ant-tanager Habia atrimaxillaris

Family: Cardinalidae (Grosbeaks, saltators and allies)

Authority: (Dwight & Griscom, 1924)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered because of its small range which is mostly confined to two protected areas. The large reduction in habitat indicates that there are ongoing declines in range and population area.

Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Habia atrimaxillaris. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2021.