Ruby-throated Bulbul Rubigula dispar

Family: Pycnonotidae (Bulbuls)

Authority: (Horsfield, 1821)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2d+3d+4d

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Justification of Red List category
This recently-split bulbul is suspected to be declining rapidly owing to ongoing trapping pressure, with evidence for declines supported by a paucity of recent observations of birds considered wild, and not derived from escapes or released individual. It is therefore classified as Vulnerable.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,040,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Rubigula dispar. Downloaded from on 28/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/09/2021.