Standardwing Bird-of-paradise Semioptera wallacii

Family: Paradisaeidae (Birds of paradise)

Authority: Gould, 1859

Red List Category

Criteria: B1b(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species appears to rely on primary forest, and is listed as Near Threatened following recent information on forest loss in its small range, in which suitable habitat is declining and may already be very fragmented. On-going forest loss is inferred to be driving continued declines in its population.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 13,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Semioptera wallacii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/04/2017.