Moreau's Sunbird Cinnyris moreaui

Family: Nectariniidae (Sunbirds)

Authority: (Sclater, 1933)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classed as Near Threatened because it has a moderately small range, which is suspected to be in decline owing to the clearance and degradation of its habitat. If the range size is found to be smaller, it may qualify for uplisting to a higher threat category.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 29,700 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Cinnyris moreaui. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/moreaus-sunbird-cinnyris-moreaui on 22/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 22/02/2024.