Oberländer's Ground-thrush Geokichla oberlaenderi

Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)

Authority: (Sassi, 1914)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
Recent surveys from a limited part of the species's range suggest that it may have a very small population, split into multiple subpopulations; the largest of which is tentatively suspected to contain >1,000 mature individuals. Therefore, this species is listed as Near Threatened, but further evidence to show smaller population sizes could warrant uplisting to a higher threat category. 

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 140,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Geokichla oberlaenderi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/01/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/01/2023.