Bannerman's Weaver Ploceus bannermani

Family: Ploceidae (Weavers)

Authority: Chapin, 1932

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bc+3bc+4bc; C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable as its population is declining rapidly as a result of habitat clearance for subsistence agriculture.

Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 21,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Ploceus bannermani. Downloaded from on 03/10/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 03/10/2022.