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Yellow-throated Warbler Setophaga dominica



Taxonomy

Taxonomic note

Setophaga dominica (del Hoyo and Collar 2016) was previously placed in the genus Dendroica following AOU (1998 & supplements).

 

Taxonomic source(s)
AOU. 1998. Check-list of North American birds. American Ornithologists' Union, Washington, D.C.
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A., Fishpool, L.D.C., Boesman, P. and Kirwan, G.M. 2016. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 2: Passerines. Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN Red list criteria met and history
Red List criteria met
Critically Endangered Endangered Vulnerable
- - -

Red List history
Year Category Criteria
2021 Least Concern
2018 Least Concern
2016 Least Concern
2013 Least Concern
2012 Least Concern
Species attributes

Migratory status full migrant Forest dependency Medium
Land mass type Average mass -
Distribution

Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 2,850,000 medium
Extent of Occurrence non-breeding (km2) 6,590,000 medium
Number of locations -
Severely Fragmented -
Population and trend
Value Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals 2000000 poor estimated 2019
Population trend Increasing estimated -
Decline (3 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (5 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation future) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation past and future) - - -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Percentage in largest subpopulation - - -

Population justification: The global population is estimated to number 2 million mature individuals (Partners in Flight 2019).

Trend justification: The species is increasing (Partners in Flight 2019; Rosenberg et al. 2019). Short-term trends suggest that the population increased by 14% over the past ten years (Pardieck et al. 2018).


Country/territory distribution
Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Resident Breeding Non-breeding Passage
Anguilla (to UK) V Extant
Bahamas N Extant Yes
Barbados V Extant
Belize N Extant Yes Yes
Bermuda (to UK) V Extant
Canada V Extant Yes
Cayman Islands (to UK) N Extant Yes
Colombia V Extant Yes
Costa Rica N Extant Yes Yes
Cuba N Extant Yes
Curaçao (to Netherlands) V Extant
Dominican Republic N Extant Yes
El Salvador N Extant Yes Yes
Guadeloupe (to France) V Extant
Guatemala N Extant Yes Yes
Haiti N Extant Yes
Honduras N Extant Yes Yes
Jamaica N Extant Yes
Mexico N Extant Yes Yes
Montserrat (to UK) V Extant
Nicaragua N Extant Yes Yes
Panama N Extant Yes Yes
Portugal V Extant
Puerto Rico (to USA) N Extant Yes
St Kitts and Nevis V Extant
Turks and Caicos Islands (to UK) N Extant Yes
USA N Extant Yes Yes Yes Yes
Virgin Islands (to UK) V Extant Yes
Virgin Islands (to USA) V Extant Yes

Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
Country/Territory IBA Name
Bahamas Harrold and Wilson Ponds National Park
Bahamas Grog Pond
Bahamas Long Island and Hog Cay
Bahamas Little Abaco
Bahamas Red Bays
Bahamas Mangrove Cay
Bahamas South Beach Tidal Flats

Habitats & altitude
Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable Land suitable non-breeding
Artificial/Terrestrial Rural Gardens suitable non-breeding
Artificial/Terrestrial Urban Areas suitable non-breeding
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level suitable non-breeding
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland suitable non-breeding
Forest Temperate major breeding
Forest Temperate suitable non-breeding
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable non-breeding
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Moist suitable non-breeding
Wetlands (inland) Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls) major breeding
Altitude   Occasional altitudinal limits  

Utilisation
Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets/display animals, horticulture - - International Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Setophaga dominica. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/07/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/07/2022.