Taita White-eye Zosterops silvanus

Family: Zosteropidae (White-eyes and Yuhinas)

Authority: Peters & Loveridge, 1935

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species is Endangered because it has a very small range, within which it is restricted to a very small area of forest that is severely fragmented and declining in extent and quality.

Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Zosterops silvanus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/10/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/10/2022.