Mauritius Bulbul Hypsipetes olivaceus

Family: Pycnonotidae (Bulbuls)

Authority: Jardine & Selby, 1835

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because it has a very small population. Although it may be at risk from the effects of introduced species, its population is presumed to have remained stable.

Population size: 560

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Hypsipetes olivaceus. Downloaded from on 17/03/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 17/03/2018.