Rennell Shrikebill Clytorhynchus hamlini

Family: Monarchidae (Monarch-flycatchers)

Authority: (Mayr, 1931)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small population, with all mature individuals in one subpopulation. A continuing decline in mature individuals is suspected from slow forest loss due to selective logging. For these reasons the species is evaluated as Near Threatened.

Population size: 5000-6000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Clytorhynchus hamlini. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/rennell-shrikebill-clytorhynchus-hamlini on 22/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 22/09/2023.