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Sangihe Whistler Coracornis sanghirensis



Family: Pachycephalidae (Whistlers)

Authority: (Oustalet, 1881)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)+2ab(ii,iii,v); C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is currently known from only one locality, where habitat is declining in extent and quality such that its tiny population must certainly be dwindling. Because of this alarming situation it is classified as Critically Endangered.



Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 18 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Coracornis sanghirensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.