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Beaudouin's Snake-eagle Circaetus beaudouini



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Red List Category

Criteria: A2bcd+3bcd+4bcd;C1+2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species occupies a large range, within which it occurs at low density and faces a number of threats. It qualifies as Vulnerable owing to its small population, which has declined rapidly.



Population size: 2500-9999 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 2,470,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
Raptors MOU - Species listed under annex 1 of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Circaetus beaudouini. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2016.