Slaty Becard Pachyramphus spodiurus

Family: Tityridae (Tityras and allies)

Authority: Sclater, 1860

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered as it has a very small and severely fragmented range, which is declining rapidly owing to ongoing habitat loss. Although it may show some tolerance of degraded habitat, the species appears to be genuinely rare and to be undergoing population decline. Further information on distribution, population size and trends may show that the species is less threatened than feared.

Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,100 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Pachyramphus spodiurus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/10/2019.