White-chested Babbler Pellorneum rostratum

Family: Pellorneidae (Ground babblers)

Authority: (Blyth, 1842)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened as it is likely to be declining moderately rapidly throughout its range as a result of habitat loss. Although it is restricted to lowland areas in which rates of deforestation are highest, it is also tolerant of secondary habitats, and is therefore likely to be at reduced risk.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,240,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Pellorneum rostratum. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/white-chested-babbler-pellorneum-rostratum on 09/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 09/12/2023.