Lufira Masked Weaver Ploceus ruweti

Family: Ploceidae (Weavers and allies)

Authority: Louette & Benson, 1982

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
The species is poorly known, though clearly still present at one site, and to date there is insufficient information to estimate range size, population size and trend. As such the species is classified as Data Deficient.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 21,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Ploceus ruweti. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/07/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/07/2020.