Seychelles Warbler Acrocephalus sechellensis

Family: Acrocephalidae (Reed-warblers)

Authority: (Oustalet, 1877)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1a+2a

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened. It is found on five islands and its population size is increasing owing to translocations and habitat management. It has a very small range, and nearly meets the requirements for listing as threatened under criterion B.

Population size: 3000 mature individuals

Population trend: increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,200 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Acrocephalus sechellensis. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/seychelles-warbler-acrocephalus-sechellensis on 20/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 20/02/2024.