Red-collared Mountain-babbler Kupeornis rufocinctus

Family: Leiotrichidae (Laughingthrushes and allies)

Authority: (Rothschild, 1908)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is suspected to be undergoing a moderately rapid population decline owing to on-going habitat destruction and degradation, mainly through the expansion of small-scale agriculture.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 89,100 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Kupeornis rufocinctus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2021.