Amami Thrush Zoothera major

Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)

Authority: (Ogawa, 1905)

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
The population size is likely increasing in this species. However, it is restricted to a very small range, and is likely found in only a limited number of locations. Therefore, it is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Increasing

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

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Zoothera major. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/09/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/09/2022.