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Palani Laughingthrush Trochalopteron fairbanki



Family: Leiotrichidae (Laughingthrushes and allies)

Authority: (Blanford, 1869)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1b(iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small global range, and is likely to be declining as a result of habitat loss. However, it is able to persist in some degraded habitats, suggesting that it may not be at imminent risk, but the situation requires careful monitoring. It is currently considered Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 8,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Trochalopteron fairbanki. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2018.