Red-shouldered Vanga Calicalicus rufocarpalis

Family: Vangidae (Vangas)

Authority: Goodman, Hawkins & Domergue, 1997

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small population, therefore it is classified as Vulnerable. If its habitat becomes threatened and a population decline is recorded, the species may be eligible for uplisting to Endangered.

Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 16,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Calicalicus rufocarpalis. Downloaded from on 27/11/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 27/11/2021.