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Taliabu Masked-owl Tyto nigrobrunnea



Family: Tytonidae (Barn-owls)

Authority: Neumann, 1939

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This inconspicuous and extremely poorly known forest owl has been downlisted to Vulnerable because although it is suspected to have a very small population of less than 1,000 mature individuals, it appears to tolerate substantial habitat degradation and is therefore no longer inferred to be undergoing continuing declines.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Unknown

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 3,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Tyto nigrobrunnea. 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.