VU
Malaita Fantail Rhipidura malaitae



Family: Rhipiduridae (Fantails)

Authority: Mayr, 1931

Red List Category

Criteria: D1+2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable on the basis of a very small estimated population and recent records from just two locations. If judged to be declining, it may be uplisted to Endangered.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 23 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Rhipidura malaitae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/12/2018.