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Red-lored Whistler Pachycephala rufogularis



Family: Pachycephalidae (Whistlers)

Authority: Gould, 1841

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v); C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been uplisted to Vulnerable because it has a small, declining population within which all subpopulations are very small, occurring at few locations within a very small Area of Occupancy.  Historically large parts of its range have been lost to habitat conversion, however recent declines have been primarily driven by fires.



Population size: 2000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 152,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pachycephala rufogularis. 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.