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Sulu Pygmy Woodpecker Picoides ramsayi



Family: Picidae (Woodpeckers)

Authority: (Hargitt, 1881)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c; B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v); C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This woodpecker qualifies as Vulnerable because its range and population are both regarded as very small and undergoing rapid declines as a result of habitat loss.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 9,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Picoides ramsayi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2017.