Flores Monarch Symposiachrus sacerdotum

Family: Monarchidae (Monarch-flycatchers)

Authority: (Mees, 1973)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v); C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This striking forest bird qualifies as Endangered because its very small range is severely fragmented and its habitat and population are continuing to decline as a consequence of rampant habitat loss and degradation.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Symposiachrus sacerdotum. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/flores-monarch-symposiachrus-sacerdotum on 29/05/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/05/2023.