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Aberdare Cisticola Cisticola aberdare



Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: Lynes, 1930

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)

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Justification of Red List category
Within this species's very small range, much of its habitat is probably being lost rapidly and becoming severely fragmented, owing to agricultural development and intensified livestock production. It is therefore listed as Endangered.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Cisticola aberdare. 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.