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Moluccan Cuckoo Cacomantis aeruginosus



Family: Cuculidae (Cuckoos)

Authority: Salvadori, 1878

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 may be experiencing a continuing decline owing to forest loss. However, little is currently known about the population size and structure of, and threats to, this species. Further information may indicate that its classification needs revision.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 49,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Cacomantis aeruginosus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/01/2017.