Yellow-bellied Sunbird-asity Neodrepanis hypoxantha

Family: Philepittidae (Asities)

Authority: Salomonsen, 1933

Red List Category

Criteria: A3bc; B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because it has a small range that is severely fragmented and suspected to be declining, owing to reductions in the the extent and quality of its habitat. Climate change may prove to be a threat in the future.

Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 5,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Neodrepanis hypoxantha. Downloaded from on 21/11/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 21/11/2017.