White-naped Tit Machlolophus nuchalis

Family: Paridae (Tits and chickadees)

Authority: (Jerdon, 1845)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2ce+3ce+4ce;C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small population that is thought to be undergoing a rapid population decline as a result of the loss, degradation and fragmentation of its tropical thorn-scrub habitat. It has a moderately large range, but populations are severely fragmented and low in number. It therefore qualifies as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 903,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Machlolophus nuchalis. Downloaded from on 30/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 30/09/2023.