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Madagascar Pratincole Glareola ocularis



Family: Glareolidae (Coursers, Pratincoles)

Authority: Verreaux, 1833

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because its population is suspected to be small and undergoing a continuing decline, owing to pressures on its wetland habitats.



Population size: 3300-6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 691,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Realm - Afrotropical
Land-mass type - shelf island
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Glareola ocularis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/07/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/07/2022.