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Sri Lanka Warbler Elaphrornis palliseri



Family: Locustellidae ()

Authority: (Blyth, 1851)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii);C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a moderately small range, within which it is apparently scarce and localised. Although much of its habitat remains secure, it may be declining as a result of habitat loss in some areas, and this situation should be carefully monitored. It is currently considered Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 6,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Elaphrornis palliseri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/04/2017.