VU
Multicolored Tanager Chlorochrysa nitidissima
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Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: Sclater, 1873

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small range, and is known from a small number of locations. Its known population is suspected to be small, fragmented into very small subpopulations, and declining as a result of continuing habitat loss. Consequently, it is listed as Vulnerable.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 16,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Chlorochrysa nitidissima. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2017.