Yellow-throated Toucan Ramphastos ambiguus

Family: Ramphastidae (Toucans)

Authority: Swainson, 1823

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of deforestation in the Amazon basin, and habitat loss elsewhere within its extensive range, it is suspected that the population of this newly-lumped species is declining moderately rapidly over three generations, and it has therefore been classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,590,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Ramphastos ambiguus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/03/2023.