Japanese Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone atrocaudata

Family: Monarchidae (Monarchs)

Authority: (Eyton, 1839)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This migratory species is suspected to be in moderately rapid decline as a result of habitat degradation and loss on its wintering grounds. It is therefore listed as Near Threatened as it almost qualifies for listing as threatened under criteria A2c+3c+4c, and should be carefully monitored.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,410,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - shelf island
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Indomalayan
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Terpsiphone atrocaudata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/05/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/05/2019.