Short-tailed Babbler Pellorneum malaccense

Family: Pellorneidae (Ground babblers)

Authority: (Hartlaub, 1844)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered Near Threatened as it is suspected to be declining moderately rapidly throughout its range owing to the rapid clearance and degradation of lowland forests. The magnitude of these declines may be allayed by the persistence of populations in secondary growth and logged forests.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,190,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - continent
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Pellorneum malaccense. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/short-tailed-babbler-pellorneum-malaccense on 07/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 07/12/2023.