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 Ceyx melanurus

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2014 Not Recognised
2012 Vulnerable
2008 Vulnerable
2004 Vulnerable
2000 Vulnerable
1996 Vulnerable
1994 Vulnerable
1988 Near Threatened

Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency High
Land mass type shelf island
Average mass 22.8 g

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Philippines Native Extant Yes      

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Philippines Angat Watershed Forest Reserve site factsheet
Philippines Anonang-Lobi Range site factsheet
Philippines Balogo Watershed site factsheet
Philippines Basilan Natural Biotic Area site factsheet
Philippines Bislig site factsheet
Philippines Catanduanes Watershed Forest Reserve site factsheet
Philippines Mariveles mountains site factsheet
Philippines Mount Agtuuganon and Mount Pasian site factsheet
Philippines Mount Balatukan site factsheet
Philippines Mount Dapiak-Mount Paraya site factsheet
Philippines Mount Dingalan site factsheet
Philippines Mount Diwata Range site factsheet
Philippines Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary site factsheet
Philippines Mount Hilong-hilong site factsheet
Philippines Mount Isarog National Park site factsheet
Philippines Mount Kaluayan - Mount Kinabalian Complex site factsheet
Philippines Mount Kampalili-Puting Bato site factsheet
Philippines Mount Kulasi site factsheet
Philippines Mount Labo site factsheet
Philippines Mount Latian complex site factsheet
Philippines Mount Makiling Forest Reserve site factsheet
Philippines Mount Nacolod site factsheet
Philippines Mount Pulag National Park site factsheet
Philippines Munai / Tambo site factsheet
Philippines North Eastern Cagayan Protected Landscape and Seascape site factsheet
Philippines Northern Sierra Madre Natural Park site factsheet
Philippines Pagbilao and Tayabas Bay site factsheet
Philippines Pasonanca Natural Park site factsheet
Philippines Peñablanca Protected Landscape and Seascape site factsheet
Philippines Polillo Islands site factsheet
Philippines Quezon National Park site factsheet
Philippines University of the Philippines Land Grants (Pakil and Real) site factsheet

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Ceyx melanurus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Not Recognised
Family Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)
Species name author (Kaup, 1848)
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species