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Gola Malimbe Malimbus ballmanni



Family: Ploceidae (Weavers and allies)

Authority: Wolters, 1974

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c

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Justification of Red List category
This species survives in three small populations where habitat is severely threatened and the larger, eastern population is becoming increasingly fragmented. All populations are likely to be declining rapidly, and it is therefore classified as Endangered.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 75,300 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Malimbus ballmanni. 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.