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Wallace's Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles wallacii



Family: Aegothelidae (Owlet-nightjars)

Authority: Gray, 1859

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species is known from few specimens and very few recent observations. There is no information on its precise distribution extent, population size, trends or threats, although it may be threatened by logging, clearance for agriculture and introduced mammalian predators. For these reasons, it is classified as Data Deficient.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Unknown

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 40,100 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Aegotheles wallacii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2017.