Visayan Miniature Babbler Micromacronus leytensis

Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: Amadon, 1962

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c+4c; B1b(ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is very poorly known. There are few recent records, all from a small area of lowland old growth forest on Samar which continues to be cleared and degraded. For this reason it is classified as Near Threatened.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Micromacronus leytensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/12/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/12/2022.