Forty-spotted Pardalote Pardalotus quadragintus

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Red List Category

Criteria: A2ac;B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v)+2ab(ii,iii,iv,v);C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered because it has a very small range. Its distribution is severely fragmented and it is restricted to a very small area when breeding. Although the population of this species is presently stable, a significant proportion of its habitat continues to be destroyed and at least two locations have recently been lost.

Population size: 1000-1500 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 330 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - shelf island - Continental islands include all other islands or island groups. Generally they were once part of continents and lie on a continental shelf of < 200 m sea depth.
Realm - Oceanic - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pardalotus quadragintus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2016.