New Georgia Cicadabird Edolisoma pygmaeum

Family: Campephagidae (Cuckoo-shrikes)

Authority: Mayr, 1931

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is scarce and distributed across several islands where the separate subpopulation size may be quite small. The population is thought to be declining as a result of habitat loss and so this species is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Edolisoma pygmaeum. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2019.