Cebu Flowerpecker Dicaeum quadricolor

Family: Dicaeidae (Flowerpeckers)

Authority: (Tweeddale, 1877)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has an extremely small and declining population. Its range is very small and severely fragmented, owing to catastrophic deforestation which, although it has now slowed, is continuing. These factors qualify it as Critically Endangered.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Cebu Biodiversity Conservation Foundation

Population size: 60-70 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 700 km2

Country endemic: yes

Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Dicaeum quadricolor. Downloaded from on 06/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 06/12/2023.