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Spotted Ground-thrush Geokichla guttata



Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)

Authority: (Vigors, 1831)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This enigmatic species is listed as Endangered since it has a very small and severely fragmented population which is presumed to be undergoing a continuing decline because of destruction and degradation of its habitat. However, further evaluation of sub-population sizes may mean this species warrants downlisting in the future.



Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 3,340,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Geokichla guttata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.