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Ursula's Sunbird Cinnyris ursulae



Family: Nectariniidae (Sunbirds)

Authority: (Alexander, 1903)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Near Threatened because it is thought to occupy a moderately small range, in which it is potentially threatened by deforestation. If surveys find that the species has a small range, and that habitat destruction is likely to be causing this to decline, the species may qualify for a higher threat category.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 27,800 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Cinnyris ursulae. 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.