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New Britain Thicketbird Megalurulus grosvenori



Family: Locustellidae (Grasshopper-warblers and grassbirds)

Authority: (Gilliard, 1960)

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable because it is thought to have a very small population. However it has not been seen since it was discovered in 1959 and it might prove to be more threatened.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 8,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Megalurulus grosvenori. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2018.