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Brass's Friarbird Philemon brassi



Family: Meliphagidae (Honeyeaters)

Authority: Rand, 1940

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii);C2a(i);D2

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known species is recorded from only a small number of sites, and has a small range and probably a small population. However, trends are uncertain, and until clear evidence is obtained on the impact of potential threats the population is suspected to be stable. It is therefore considered Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 46,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Philemon brassi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.