Red List Category
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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because its population is small and undergoing a continuing decline owing to the accelerating destruction and modification of its wetland habitats.
2500-9999 mature individuals
Distribution size (breeding/resident):
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
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.
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome