White-tailed Warbler Poliolais lopezi

Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: (Alexander, 1903)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is precautionarily suspected that it will undergo a moderately rapid population decline over the next three generations, owing to expected increases in rates of habitat loss, as driven mainly by the expansion of agriculture.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 68,400 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Poliolais lopezi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/04/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/04/2021.