Pohnpei Cicadabird Edolisoma insperatum

Family: Campephagidae (Cuckooshrikes)

Authority: (Finsch, 1876)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is estimated to have a small population that is inferred to be undergoing a continuing decline due to the loss of original habitat within its very restricted range. For this reason Pohnpei Cicadabird is evaluated as Endangered.

Population size: 1000-2499

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Edolisoma insperatum. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/10/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/10/2022.