Clarke's Weaver Ploceus golandi

Family: Ploceidae (Weavers)

Authority: (Clarke, 1913)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and fragmented range, within which its highly threatened due to drought and its woodland habitat being cleared for cultivation. It is therefore listed as Endangered.

Population size: 2000-4000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,900 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Ploceus golandi. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/clarkes-weaver-ploceus-golandi on 05/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 05/12/2023.