Bangwa Warbler Bradypterus bangwaensis

Family: Locustellidae (Grasshopper-warblers and grassbirds)

Authority: Delacour, 1943

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it has a small range, which is not thought to be declining, but within which its habitat is potentially threatened with clearance and degradation. Any evidence of habitat destruction or alteration or a decline in the species's range might qualify this species for uplisting to a higher threat category.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,900 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Bradypterus bangwaensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2020.