White-bellied Sholakili Sholicola albiventris

Family: Muscicapidae (Old World Flycatchers and Chats)

Authority: (Blanford, 1867)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)+2ab(i,ii,iii,v)

Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria

Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and severely fragmented range on isolated mountain tops, which is declining rapidly as a result of conversion of forest habitats to plantations, agriculture and settlements. With the use of a Minimum Convex Polygon to calculate the Extent of Occurrence, the species now qualifies as Vulnerable.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 11,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
Realm - Indomalayan
Land-mass type - continent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Sholicola albiventris. Downloaded from on 02/02/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 02/02/2023.