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Philippine Leafbird Chloropsis flavipennis



Family: Chloropseidae (Leafbirds)

Authority: (Tweeddale, 1878)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This lowland forest species has a small population and is known recently from just two sites. It is assumed to be undergoing a rapid decline as a result of habitat loss, and populations are likely to be severely fragmented. It is therefore listed as Vulnerable.



Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 257,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Chloropsis flavipennis. 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.