Southern Hylocitrea Hylocitrea bonthaina

Family: Hylocitreidae (Hylocitreas)

Authority: (Meyer & Wiglesworth, 1896)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly-recognised species has a very small range and population, suspected to be declining very rapidly as a result of extensive habitat loss. Due to this it is evaluated as Endangered.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

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

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Hylocitrea bonthaina. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/05/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/05/2020.