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Emperor Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea guilielmi



Family: Paradisaeidae (Birds of paradise)

Authority: Cabanis, 1888

Red List Category

Criteria: C1

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known species qualifies as Near Threatened because although it is fairly common within its small range it probably has a moderately small population and, since it appears to be replaced by a closely related congener in degraded forest, it is probably undergoing a moderately rapid population decline.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 16,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Paradisaea guilielmi. 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.