Red List Category
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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered because its population is estimated to be very small, severely fragmented and suspected to be declining as a result of the continuing exploitation of its habitat.
250-999 mature individuals
Distribution size (breeding/resident):
Land-mass type - shelf island - Continental islands include all other islands or island groups. Generally they were once part of continents and lie on a continental shelf of < 200 m sea depth.
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome