Dusky Fantail Rhipidura tenebrosa

Family: Rhipiduridae (Fantails)

Authority: Ramsay, 1882

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c;C1+2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Near Threatened because it is thought to be undergoing a moderately rapid population reduction, as a result of habitat destruction. Rates of forest loss warrant monitoring within its range, were they to increase significantly it may warrant uplisting to Vulnerable.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Rhipidura tenebrosa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2022.