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Sumatran Whistling-thrush Myophonus castaneus



Family: Muscicapidae (Chats and Old World flycatchers)

Authority: (Wardlaw Ramsay, 1880)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is scarce within mid-altitude forest, a habitat that is declining in extent and quality within the species's range. For this reason its population is suspected to be declining in line with forest loss. As a result, the species is classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 170,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Myophonus castaneus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018.