Royal Sunangel Heliangelus regalis

Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Authority: Fitzpatrick, Willard & Terborgh, 1979

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
The species has a small population that is undergoing a decline, primarily due to habitat loss. As such, it is considered to be Near Threatened.

Population size: 3000-8999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 64,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Heliangelus regalis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/03/2023.