Allied Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles affinis

Family: Aegothelidae (Owlet-nightjars)

Authority: Salvadori, 1875

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
Very little is known about this newly-split and elusive owlet-nightjar, and based on currently available information it is not possible to estimate the range size, population size or trend. It is therefore classified as Data Deficient.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 33,800 km2

Country endemic: No

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Aegotheles affinis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2022.