Natewa Silktail Lamprolia klinesmithi

Family: Lamproliidae (Silktails)

Authority: Ramsay, 1876

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly-split species is classified as Vulnerable because it has a small population, and numbers are declining owing to losses of mature forest through continuing logging, plantation establishment and clearing for agriculture. 

Population size: 6000-12000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 260 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Lamprolia klinesmithi. Downloaded from on 18/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 18/09/2021.