Ringed Woodpecker Celeus torquatus

Family: Picidae (Woodpeckers)

Authority: (Boddaert, 1783)

Red List Category

Criteria: A4c

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Justification of Red List category
Based on a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin, it is suspected that the population of this newly split species will decline by 25-29% over three generations from 2002, and it is therefore listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,540,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Celeus torquatus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/02/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/02/2023.