Firethroat Calliope pectardens

Family: Muscicapidae (Old World Flycatchers and Chats)

Authority: David, 1871

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is very poorly known with the only recent breeding records all originating from just one site. It has probably declined within its range and is suspected to have a moderately small population. Therefore, it is currently considered Near Threatened. Further information is necessary to improve this assessment of its status.

Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,210,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Calliope pectardens. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/05/2022.