Black-eared Miner Manorina melanotis

Family: Meliphagidae (Honeyeaters)

Authority: (Wilson, 1911)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small breeding population that is declining as a result of fire combined with ongoing hybridisation with Yellow-throated Miners M. flavigula, and is therefore classified as Endangered.

Population size: 400-2000, 1000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 14,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Manorina melanotis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/08/2022.