White-breasted Monarch Symposiachrus menckei

Family: Monarchidae (Monarch-flycatchers)

Authority: (Heinroth, 1902)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
Although common within its relatively small range, this species is thought to exist in a single small subpopulation. Despite forest loss within its range, it is unknown whether the species is experiencing a continuing decline given its suspected tolerance of secondary vegetation. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened. 

Population size: 1120-11930

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 320 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Symposiachrus menckei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/07/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/07/2022.