Malay Banded Pitta Hydrornis irena

Family: Pittidae (Pittas)

Authority: (Temminck, 1836)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered Near Threatened because of continuing forest loss in its range, which is thought to be causing moderately rapid declines. It may be further impacted by trapping for the songbird trade.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 950,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Hydrornis irena. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/malay-banded-pitta-hydrornis-irena on 26/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 26/02/2024.