Zambian Yellow Warbler Calamonastides bensoni

Family: Acrocephalidae (Reed-warblers)

Authority: (Amadon, 1954)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)+2ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because it has a small range, within which its habitat is declining, largely through drainage for the cultivation of crops.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 7,100 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Calamonastides bensoni. Downloaded from on 27/01/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 27/01/2021.