Sooty Babbler Stachyris herberti

Family: Timaliidae (Scimitar-babblers and allies)

Authority: (Baker, 1920)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed Least Concern as it is more widespread than once thought, and because the forests it inhabits are naturally protected by the inaccessible nature of the karst formations on which they are located.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 28,500 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Stachyris herberti. Downloaded from on 04/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 04/06/2023.