Sooty-capped Babbler Malacopteron affine

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 remains widespread and relatively common, but is likely to be declining moderately rapidly in many parts of its range as a result of habitat loss. It is therefore considered Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,100,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Malacopteron affine. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/sooty-capped-babbler-malacopteron-affine on 23/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 23/02/2024.