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Sulawesi Woodcock Scolopax celebensis



Family: Scolopacidae (Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes)

Authority: Riley, 1921

Red List Category

Criteria: C1

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known species is likely to have a moderately small population given its altitudinal preferences and apparent scarcity. Although population trends are poorly known, it is likely to be in decline, primarily owing to habitat degradation. It is consequently classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 164,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Scolopax celebensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/07/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/07/2017.