Red-backed Thrush Geokichla erythronota

Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)

Authority: (Sclater, 1859)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is believed to have suffered a moderately rapid decline owing to habitat loss and trapping, which is likely to continue into the future. Further information on the population size and distribution of, and extent of threats to, this species may show it to be more threatened.

Population size: 100000-499999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 426,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Geokichla erythronota. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/red-backed-thrush-geokichla-erythronota on 03/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 03/12/2023.