Javan Woodcock Scolopax saturata

Family: Scolopacidae (Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes)

Authority: Horsfield, 1821

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v); C1

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Justification of Red List category
Although the montane forests that this poorly known species inhabits are thought to be relatively secure, it probably has a moderately small range and population that is declining since it seems unable to tolerate any habitat degradation. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 223,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Indomalayan
Land-mass type - shelf island
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Scolopax saturata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/09/2021.