LC
Tsavo Sunbird Cinnyris tsavoensis



Family: Nectariniidae (Sunbirds)

Authority: (van Someren, 1922)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
The population trend of this species appears to be stable, and hence the species does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the population trend criterion (>30% decline over ten years or three generations). The population size has not been quantified, but it is not believed to approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the population size criterion (<10,000 mature individuals with a continuing decline estimated to be >10% in ten years or three generations, or with a specified population structure). For these reasons the species is evaluated as Least Concern.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 127,000 km2

Country endemic: No


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Cinnyris tsavoensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018.