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Pulitzer's Longbill Macrosphenus pulitzeri



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Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known species is thought to have a very small population, which is inferred to be in decline owing to habitat loss and degradation; it is therefore listed as Endangered.


Population size: 1000-2499 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Macrosphenus pulitzeri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016.