Reed Parrotbill Paradoxornis heudei

Family: Paradoxornithidae (Parrotbills and allies)

Authority: David, 1872

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is restricted to reedbed habitats, and is suspected to be declining moderately rapidly throughout its range as a result of the loss and degradation of reedbeds. It is therefore listed as Near Threatened. Further surveys are urgently needed in order to quantify the rate of habitat loss.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,710,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Palearctic
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Paradoxornis heudei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/02/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/02/2023.