Kauai Elepaio Chasiempis sclateri

Family: Monarchidae (Monarch-flycatchers)

Authority: Ridgway, 1882

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered because it is restricted to a single island, on which it has a very small range, and where it is susceptible to the impacts of catastrophic events, such as hurricanes or the introduction of new alien species, and where it is experiencing continued degradation of habitat.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 730 km2

Country endemic: yes

IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
USFWS - Bird of Conservation Concern

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Chasiempis sclateri. Downloaded from on 06/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 06/12/2023.