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Superb Pitta Pitta superba



Family: Pittidae (Pittas)

Authority: Rothschild & Hartert, 1914

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Endangered on the basis that it has a very small population which is inferred to be in decline based on known threats to the species's habitat and apparent population declines in some locations.

Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 2,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pitta superba. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.