Grey-hooded Sunbird Aethopyga primigenia

Family: Nectariniidae (Sunbirds)

Authority: (Hachisuka, 1941)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it has a small, fragmented range. However, habitat within its altitudinal range is thought to be secure and hence it is not considered more threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 12,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Aethopyga primigenia. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2020.