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Red-faced Barbet Lybius rubrifacies



Family: Lybiidae (African barbets)

Authority: (Reichenow, 1892)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is thought to have a moderately small population which is suspected to have undergone a decline in the 1990s at least. If the population is found to be smaller, or declining faster, it may qualify for uplisting to a higher threat category.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 94,500 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Lybius rubrifacies. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.