Volcano Swiftlet Aerodramus vulcanorum

Family: Apodidae (Swifts)

Authority: (Stresemann, 1926)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii);D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species probably has a moderately small population within a small range. Although the population is not known to be declining at present, it is at risk from disturbance by volcanic activity, as well as the potential effects of habitat loss. For these reasons, the species is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 19,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Aerodramus vulcanorum. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/volcano-swiftlet-aerodramus-vulcanorum on 29/05/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/05/2023.