Brown-capped Rosy-finch Leucosticte australis

Family: Fringillidae (Finches)

Authority: Ridgway, 1873

Red List Category

Criteria: A2ac+3c+4ac

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Justification of Red List category
The species is thought to have declined by 95% between 1970 and 2014. This equates to a decline by 51.5.% over three generations (10.5 years). Consequently, the species is listed as Endangered.

Population size: 45000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 117,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Nearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Leucosticte australis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/06/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/06/2022.