Nubian Bustard Neotis nuba

Family: Otididae (Bustards)

Authority: (Cretzschmar, 1826)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Near Threatened because it is suspected to be undergoing a moderately rapid population decline owing to intense hunting in parts of its range, in combination with other factors. However, if further information shows that the decline is rapid, the species would warrant uplisting to Vulnerable.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,930,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Neotis nuba. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/nubian-bustard-neotis-nuba on 23/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 23/02/2024.