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Sickle-winged Nightjar Eleothreptus anomalus



Family: Caprimulgidae (Nightjars)

Authority: (Gould, 1838)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is suspected to be declining rapidly owing to habitat loss and degradation, largely due to conversion to agriculture and tree plantations. It is therefore classified as Vulnerable.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,490,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Eleothreptus anomalus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.