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Least Boobook Ninox sumbaensis



Family: Strigidae (Typical Owls)

Authority: Olsen, Wink, Sauer-Gurth & Trost, 2002

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known species is thought to occupy only a very small area which has almost certainly declined through forest clearance within its range. Therefore, it is now listed as Endangered.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Ninox sumbaensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2018.