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Gabela Bush-shrike Laniarius amboimensis



Family: Malaconotidae (Helmetshrikes, bushshrikes and puffbacks)

Authority: Moltoni, 1932

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known species is listed as Endangered because it is thought to have a very small population, which is suspected to be in decline owing to continued habitat loss and degradation. However, future re-evaluation of population size estimates may mean this species may warrant downlisting in the future. 



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 5,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Laniarius amboimensis. 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.