Talaud Pitta Erythropitta inspeculata

Family: Pittidae (Pittas)

Authority: (Meyer & Wiglesworth, 1894)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable on the basis that it is likely to have a small population (<10,000 mature individuals), which is inferred to be declining from patterns of forest loss within its range. Should there be evidence that the population numbers >10,000 mature individuals, the species would warrant downlisting to Near Threatened.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

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

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Erythropitta inspeculata. Downloaded from on 22/09/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 22/09/2020.