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White-winged Apalis Apalis chariessa
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Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: Reichenow, 1879

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and severely fragmented range, within parts of which there is a continuing decline in the extent and quality of its forest habitat and, by inference, its population too. It is therefore considered Vulnerable.



Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 19,600 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Apalis chariessa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/07/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/07/2017.