VU
Abd al Kuri Sparrow Passer hemileucus



Family: Passeridae (Sparrows, snowfinches and allies)

Authority: Ogilvie-Grant & Forbes, 1900

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable as it is estimated to have a small population which is known from very few locations. If its population is judged to be smaller or confirmed to be declining the species may be uplisted in the future.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
Land-mass type - oceanic island

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Passer hemileucus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.