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Yunnan Nuthatch Sitta yunnanensis



Family: Sittidae (Nuthatches and Wallcreeper)

Authority: Ogilvie-Grant, 1900

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a moderately small range, within which it is patchily distributed, and consequently it is thought to have a small global population size. Numbers are suspected to be declining owing to habitat loss, although it is apparently tolerant of some levels of habitat degradation; the species is therefore considered Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 409,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Sitta yunnanensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.