LC
Nelicourvi Weaver Ploceus nelicourvi



Taxonomy

Taxonomic source(s)
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A., Fishpool, L.D.C., Boesman, P. and Kirwan, G.M. 2016. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 2: Passerines. Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN Red list criteria met and history
Red List criteria met
Critically Endangered Endangered Vulnerable
- - -

Red List history
Year Category Criteria
2018 Least Concern
2016 Least Concern
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern
Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency Medium
Land mass type Average mass -
Extent of occurrence (EOO)

Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 261,000
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -
Population and trend
Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals unknown not applicable not applicable 0
Population trend Stable suspected -
Decline (3 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (5 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation future) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation past and future) - - -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulations - - -
Generation length (yrs) 4 - - -

Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as fairly common in humid forest in the north-west, north and east of Madagascar (Morris and Hawkins 1998).

Trend justification: The population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.


Country/territory distribution
Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Resident Breeding Non-breeding Passage
Madagascar N Extant Yes

Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
Country/Territory IBA Name
Madagascar Montagne d'Ambre National Park and Special Reserve
Madagascar Manongarivo Special Reserve and extension
Madagascar Tsaratanana Strict Nature Reserve and extension
Madagascar South Anjanaharibe Special Reserve and extension
Madagascar Marojejy National Park
Madagascar Masoala National Park
Madagascar Marotandrano Special Reserve
Madagascar Anjanaharibe Classified Forest
Madagascar Upper Rantabe Classified Forest
Madagascar Mananara-North National Park
Madagascar Ambatovaky Special Reserve
Madagascar Bidia Classified Forest
Madagascar Bezavona Classified Forest
Madagascar Zahamena National Park and Strict Reserve
Madagascar Betampona Strict Nature Reserve
Madagascar Mangerivola Special Reserve
Madagascar Sihanaka Forest
Madagascar Torotorofotsy Wetlands
Madagascar Mantadia National Park and Analamazaotra Special Reserve
Madagascar Ankeniheny Classified Forest
Madagascar Onive Classified Forest
Madagascar Anjozorobe Forest
Madagascar Andohahela National Park - Section I
Madagascar Tsitongambarika NPA
Madagascar Zafimaniry Forest
Madagascar Ranomafana National Park and extension
Madagascar Andringitra National Park
Madagascar Vondrozo Classified Forest NPA
Madagascar Kalambatritra Special Reserve
Madagascar Midongy South National Park
Madagascar Zafimaniry Classified Forest NPA
Madagascar Ankeniheny Zahamena Corridor NPA (CAZ)
Madagascar Makira Natural Park
Madagascar Ankeniheny - Lakato NPA

Habitats & altitude
Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland major resident
Altitude   Occasional altitudinal limits  

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Ploceus nelicourvi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.