Yellow-breasted Satinbird Loboparadisea sericea

Family: Cnemophilidae (Satin birds)

Authority: Rothschild, 1896

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
Secretive, poorly known and apparently absent from large areas of seemingly suitable habitat, this species appears to have a moderately small population which is declining owing to mining, subsistence gardening, and logging activities. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 517,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Loboparadisea sericea. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/05/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/05/2020.