VU
Ankober Serin Crithagra ankoberensis



Family: Fringillidae (Finches and Hawaiian honeycreepers)

Authority: Ash, 1979

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii)

Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria

Justification of Red List category
The species is listed as Vulnerable because it has a small range and its habitat is threatened and declining. The species may require downlisting to Near Threatened if it is found to be very tolerant of habitat alterations occuring within its range.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 16,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Crithagra ankoberensis. 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.