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White-rumped Pygmy-falcon Polihierax insignis



Family: Falconidae (Falcons, Caracaras)

Authority: Walden, 1872

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is likely to have a moderately small population, which is thought to be declining owing to hunting and habitat loss. It is consequently classified as Near Threatened. However its abundance is pooly known and survey work is required to determine levels of occupancy over much of its range.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,210,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Polihierax insignis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/01/2017.