Buru Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx cajeli

Family: Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)

Authority: Wallace, 1863

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly-split species is inferred to have a moderately small population, which may form a single subpopulation within which it is suffering from habitat loss and undergoing a continuing decline. It has therefore been classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 9,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Ceyx cajeli. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/11/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/11/2020.