Chattering Kingfisher Todiramphus tutus

Family: Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)

Authority: (Gmelin, 1788)

Red List Category

Criteria: B2ab(ii,iii,v); C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small population, but is still considered widespread within its small range. It is feared that the population has been undergoing a decline, but uncertainty about whether declines in population size and in area and quality of habitat are ongoing led to its classification as Near Threatened.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 67,200 km2

Country endemic: No

Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Todiramphus tutus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/04/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/04/2023.