LC
Streak-throated Barwing Sibia waldeni



Taxonomy

Taxonomic note

Sibia waldeni (del Hoyo and Collar 2016) was previously listed as Actinodura waldeni.

Taxonomic source(s)
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A., Fishpool, L.D.C., Boesman, P. and Kirwan, G.M. 2016. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 2: Passerines. Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN Red list criteria met and history
Red List criteria met
Critically Endangered Endangered Vulnerable
- - -

Red List history
Year Category Criteria
2018 Least Concern
2016 Least Concern
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern
Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency High
Land mass type Average mass -
Distribution

Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 729,000
Number of locations -
Severely Fragmented -
Population and trend
Value Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals unknown not applicable not applicable 0
Population trend Decreasing suspected -
Decline (3 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (5 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation future) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation past and future) - - -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Percentage in largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 5.5 - - -

Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as locally fairly common in India and very rare in China (del Hoyo et al. 2007).

Trend justification: The population is suspected to be in decline owing to ongoing habitat destruction and fragmentation.


Country/territory distribution
Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Resident Breeding Non-breeding Passage
China (mainland) N Extant Yes
India N Extant Yes
Myanmar N Extant Yes

Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
Country/Territory IBA Name
India Eaglenest and Sessa Sanctuaries
India Mechuka - Monigong - Jorgging
India Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary
India Nacho - Limeking - Taksing - Majha
India Namdapha - Kamlang
India Shergaon, Mandla - Phudung and Kalaktang
India Taley Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
India The Chapories of Lohit Reserve
India Dzuku Valley
India Mount Paona
India Mount Zanibu
India Mount Ziphu
India Puliebadze-Dzukou-Zapfu
India Sessa Orchid Sanctuary
India Monigong - Jorgging - Tuting
India Mandla Phudung
India Kamlang Wildlife Sanctuary and Reserve Forest
India Shergaon - Tenzinggang - Kalaktang
India Namdapha National Park
India Mechuka - Tato
India Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary
China (mainland) Lhakhang
China (mainland) Mêdog
China (mainland) Yarlung Zangbo Daxiagu Nature Reserve

Habitats & altitude
Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane major resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude suitable resident
Altitude 1700 - 3300 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Sibia waldeni. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/08/2022.