Mallee Emu-wren Stipiturus mallee

Family: Maluridae (Australasian wrens)

Authority: Campbell, 1908

Red List Category

Criteria: A2abc

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and severely fragmented range within which habitat is likely to continue to decline owing to fire. It has undergone a very rapid population reduction and is therefore classified as Endangered. It requires immediate sensitive habitat management to prevent further declines.

Population size: 7500-35500

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 31,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - Australia
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Stipiturus mallee. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/03/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/03/2021.