East Coast Akalat Sheppardia gunningi

Family: Muscicapidae (Old World Flycatchers and Chats)

Authority: Haagner, 1909

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category

This species is experiencing continuing habitat loss and degradation. It is suspected that the population will experience moderately rapid declines in the future, and it is therefore listed as Near Threatened. 

Population size: 10000-19999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 741,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Sheppardia gunningi. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/east-coast-akalat-sheppardia-gunningi on 29/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/02/2024.