VU
Thyolo Alethe Chamaetylas choloensis



Family: Muscicapidae (Chats and Old World flycatchers)

Authority: (Sclater, 1927)

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small range that is under severe pressure from deforestation and forest degradation. These threats are increasing, deforestation is accelerating and much of its remaining habitat could be cleared in the near future. The species is therefore listed as Vulnerable.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 49,600 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Chamaetylas choloensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2019.