Red-tailed Newtonia Newtonia fanovanae

Family: Vangidae (Vangas and allies)

Authority: Gyldenstolpe, 1933

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is assumed to have a small population which is suspected to be declining, given that its habitat of intact, low-altitude rainforest is declining rapidly in extent and becoming severely fragmented. It is therefore classed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 147,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Newtonia fanovanae. Downloaded from on 30/11/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 30/11/2022.