VU
Palawan Flycatcher Ficedula platenae



Family: Muscicapidae (Chats and Old World flycatchers)

Authority: (Blasius, 1888)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This flycatcher has a small range which is rapidly declining as a result of continuing clearance, degradation and fragmentation of lowland primary forest habitats. As such, it is suspected that its population is declining rapidly, and is therefore listed as Vulnerable.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 23,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Ficedula platenae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/04/2017.