Visayan Miniature Babbler Micromacronus leytensis

Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: Amadon, 1962

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This recently split species is very poorly known. There are very few, if any, recent records, and its tolerance of habitat degradation is not known. For these regions it is classified as Data Deficient. Although it is probably more common than currently thought, it is likely to be worthy of threatened status, and requires urgent research.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 34,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Micromacronus leytensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/06/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/06/2021.