VU
Yemen Warbler Sylvia buryi



Family: Sylviidae (Old World warblers)

Authority: (Ogilvie-Grant, 1913)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable because it has a small and declining population owing to deforestation and alteration of its montane woodland habitat, though the population size may be larger than currently estimated, and so it may warrant downlisting in the future.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 79,200 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Palearctic
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Sylvia buryi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.