Makira Thrush Zoothera margaretae

Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)

Authority: (Mayr, 1935)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii,v);C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is endemic to one very small island and is assumed to have a moderately small population owing to its preference for shady gulleys in closed canopy forest; as such it is listed as Near Threatened. Should the population be found to be declining, it would warrant uplisting to a higher threat category.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Zoothera margaretae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/06/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/06/2019.