Seven-colored Tanager Tangara fastuosa

Family: Thraupidae (Tanagers)

Authority: Lesson, 1831

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd;B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v);C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small range which is severely fragmented and declining, and a small population which is declining as a result of habitat loss and trapping (Collar et al. 1992). It consequently qualifies as Vulnerable. There have been several local extinctions and many sites are highly threatened.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 39,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Tangara fastuosa. Downloaded from on 29/09/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 29/09/2022.