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Shelley's Eagle-owl Bubo shelleyi



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Red List Category

Criteria: C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is suspected to have a moderately small population which may be in decline owing to the clearance of its habitat for timber and agriculture. However, further information is required on habitat trends and population structure.

Population size: 1500-7000 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 231,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Bubo shelleyi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2016.