White-winged Apalis Apalis chariessa

Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: Reichenow, 1879

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and fragmented population, which is considered to be in decline due to habitat loss. The largest subpopulation of the species may contain a couple of thousand individuals, and as such it is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 209,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Apalis chariessa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2022.