VU
Blackthroat Calliope obscura



Family: Muscicapidae (Chats and Old World flycatchers)

Authority: (Berezowski & Bianchi, 1891)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly-known species qualifies as Vulnerable because it is thought to have a small population, which is inferred to be in decline as a result of on-going habitat loss and degradation.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 156,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Indomalayan
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Calliope obscura. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.