Lagden's Bush-shrike Malaconotus lagdeni

Family: Malaconotidae (Bush-shrikes)

Authority: (Sharpe, 1884)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is suspected to be experiencing an ongoing moderately rapid population decline, owing to the extensive clearance and degradation of forest across its range.

Population size: 20000-49999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,710,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Malaconotus lagdeni. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/lagdens-bush-shrike-malaconotus-lagdeni on 01/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 01/03/2024.