VU
Marsh Babbler Pellorneum palustre



Family: Pellorneidae ()

Authority: Gould, 1872

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known grassland specialist is suspected to be in rapid decline as a result of the widespread loss of its tall grassland habitat. It therefore qualifies as Vulnerable.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 84,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pellorneum palustre. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.