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Viridian Dacnis Dacnis viguieri

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Thraupidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Morgan Reed, Casey H. Richart, and Kevin J. Burns

Demography and Populations

The population size for the Viridian Dacnis has not been quantified but the species is considered rare and the overall trend in population is decreasing (BirdLife International 2016). The range of this species is 56,500 km2, distributed in eastern Panama and northwestern Colombia. There currently is no information available on demographic factors such as age at first breeding, life span, survivorship, parasitism, or population regulation for Viridian Dacnis.

Recommended Citation

Reed, M., C. H. Richart, and K. J. Burns (2017). Viridian Dacnis (Dacnis viguieri), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.