Bar-winged Prinia Prinia familiaris

Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: Horsfield, 1821

Red List Category

Criteria: A3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
Once common and widespread, this species is now becoming increasingly targeted for the Asian Songbird Trade. Dramatic declines have been reported locally, but it is difficult to quantify overall declines. However, they could potentially approach 30% over three generations. Therefore, the species is precautionarily listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,010,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Prinia familiaris. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/05/2022.