Pollen's Vanga Xenopirostris polleni

Family: Vangidae (Vangas and allies)

Authority: (Schlegel, 1868)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c; C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is thought to have a moderately small population which is expected to experience a moderately rapid population decline over the next ten years, owing to forest clearance and degradation. Any evidence that it has a small population, or is undergoing a rapid population decline, might qualify the species for uplisting to a higher threat category.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 132,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Xenopirostris polleni. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/pollens-vanga-xenopirostris-polleni on 04/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 04/03/2024.