Mountain Pipit Anthus hoeschi

Family: Motacillidae (Pipits and Wagtails)

Authority: Stresemann, 1938

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is likely to have a small population. There is some tentative evidence to suggest that the species is declining, but further work is required to better understand the population size, structure and trend of this species. It is therefore listed as Near Threatened, but further work could show that it warrants a higher category.

Population size: 2500-9999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 33,300 km2

Country endemic: no

Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Anthus hoeschi. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/mountain-pipit-anthus-hoeschi on 30/11/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 30/11/2023.