Orange-breasted Falcon Falco deiroleucus

Family: Falconidae (Falcons, Caracaras)

Authority: Temminck, 1825

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin, as well as evidence of declines elsewhere within its extensive range, it is suspected that the total population of this species is undergoing ongoing declines at the rate of 25-30% over three generations, and it has therefore been uplisted to Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 16,300,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Falco deiroleucus. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/orange-breasted-falcon-falco-deiroleucus on 29/11/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/11/2023.