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Sula Scops-owl Otus sulaensis



Family: Strigidae (Typical Owls)

Authority: (Hartert, 1898)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1

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Justification of Red List category
This newly split species is listed as Near Threatened because it is thought to have a small and declining population, which nevertheless occurs in four islands, potentially reducing its risk of extinction.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 13,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Otus sulaensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2022.