Gundlach's Hawk Accipiter gundlachi

Family: Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles)

Authority: Lawrence, 1860

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered Endangered owing to its very small and severely fragmented population, which has continued to decline until very recently. Trends appear to have stabilised or even reversed over the last five years, and if this is confirmed the species may warrant downlisting to Vulnerable in the future.

Population size: 700-900 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 213,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Accipiter gundlachi. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/gundlachs-hawk-accipiter-gundlachi on 23/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 23/02/2024.