EN
Black-eared Miner Manorina melanotis



Family: Meliphagidae (Honeyeaters)

Authority: (Wilson, 1911)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria

Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small breeding population that is declining as a result of fire combined with ongoing hybridisation with Yellow-throated Miners M. flavigula, and is therefore classified as Endangered.



Population size: 400-2000, 1000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 14,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - Australia
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Manorina melanotis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2022.