Seychelles Magpie-robin Copsychus sechellarum

Family: Muscicapidae (Chats and Old World flycatchers)

Authority: Newton, 1865

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Endangered because its population is extremely small, although it is increasing following intensive conservation efforts including translocations, and has exceeded 50 mature individuals (the threshold for Critically Endangered) since 2000.

Population size: 190

Population trend: Increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Copsychus sechellarum. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2021.