Slender-billed Grackle Quiscalus palustris

Family: Icteridae (New World blackbirds)

Authority: (Swainson, 1827)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was known from the Rio Lerma area, Mexico, but it has not been recorded since 1910 and is now Extinct. The draining of its wetland habitat is likely to have been the cause.

Population size: unknown

Population trend:

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
Realm - Nearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Quiscalus palustris. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/slender-billed-grackle-quiscalus-palustris on 04/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 04/03/2024.