Reunion Marsh-harrier Circus maillardi

Family: Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles)

Authority: Verreaux, 1862

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(iii);D

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered since it has an extremely small population and a very small range, within which habitat continues to be lost and degraded.

Population size: 200-560

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Circus maillardi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2021.