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Usambara Weaver Ploceus nicolli



Family: Ploceidae (Weavers and allies)

Authority: Sclater, 1931

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species occurs at low densities and is assumed to have a very small, declining and severely fragmented population, with each subpopulation being extremely small. In the light of these factors this species is listed as Endangered.



Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 51,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Ploceus nicolli. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.