San Andres Vireo Vireo caribaeus

Family: Vireonidae (Vireos)

Authority: Bond & Meyer de Schauensee, 1942

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is restricted to an extremely small range on a single island, where it is susceptible to stochastic events and could rapidly become more threatened. However, it has been found to be one of the most common species on the island and to be tolerant of habitat degradation; by now there is no evidence of any significant declines. For these reasons it is classified Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 21 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Vireo caribaeus. Downloaded from on 10/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 10/06/2023.