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White-bellied Bushchat Saxicola gutturalis



Family: Muscicapidae (Chats and Old World flycatchers)

Authority: (Vieillot, 1818)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it may have a moderately small, fragmented population, that is undergoing a continuing decline owing to extensive forest loss within its restricted range. However, little is currently known about its population size; further information may indicate that its status warrants evaluation.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 45,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Saxicola gutturalis. 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.