Usambara Weaver Ploceus nicolli

Family: Ploceidae (Weavers)

Authority: Sclater, 1931

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i); D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species occurs at low densities, and is inferred to have a small population experiencing a continued decline. It has therefore been listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 600-1700 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 51,900 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Ploceus nicolli. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/usambara-weaver-ploceus-nicolli on 03/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 03/12/2023.