Great-billed Seed-finch Sporophila maximiliani

Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: Cabanis, 1851

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered to have a very small population that is declining owing to intensive trapping and the loss and degradation of its habitats. For these reasons it is listed as Endangered.

Population size: 1000-2499

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 7,740,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Sporophila maximiliani. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/03/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/03/2018.