Madanga Madanga ruficollis

Family: Motacillidae (Wagtails and pipits)

Authority: Rothschild & Hartert, 1923

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This montane passerine is known from just two or three locations, and it qualifies as Endangered on account of its very small range, which may be declining as a result of forest loss. Further surveys may reveal it to be more common and widespread, perhaps warranting a review of its threat status.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Madanga ruficollis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/10/2019.