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Neergaard's Sunbird Nectarinia neergardi



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Red List Category

Criteria: C1;D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it has a moderately small population, which may be in decline owing to the clearance of its native forest habitats. Confirmation of its population size and the severity of habitat loss may qualify the species for a higher threat category (Barnes 2000).

Population size: Unknown mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 144,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Nectarinia neergardi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2016.