Yemen Thrush Turdus menachensis

Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)

Authority: Ogilvie-Grant, 1913

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
The population is thought to be relatively small and declining owing to the loss and degradation of its montane woodland habitat, as well as additional threats from hunting and natural predators. Therefore, it is assessed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 6000-24000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 150,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Turdus menachensis. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/yemen-thrush-turdus-menachensis on 30/05/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 30/05/2023.