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Baumann's Greenbul Phyllastrephus baumanni

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Data Deficient
2000 Data Deficient
1994 Lower Risk/Near Threatened
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern

Species attributes

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

Distribution

  Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 96,800 medium
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -

Population & trend

  Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals Unknown not applicable Not Applicable 0
Population trend Stable good -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 4.5 - - -
Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as apparently rare, or rarely recorded (del Hoyo et al. 2005).
Trend justification: The population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage
Côte d'Ivoire Native Extant Yes    
Ghana Native Extant Yes    
Guinea Native Extant      
Liberia Native Extant Yes    
Nigeria Native Extant Yes    
Sierra Leone Native Extant Yes    
Togo Native Extant Yes    

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Côte d'Ivoire Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve site factsheet
Côte d'Ivoire Peko Mountain National Park site factsheet
Côte d'Ivoire Sangbe Mountain National Park site factsheet
Ghana Digya National Park site factsheet
Ghana Kyabobo (proposed) National Park site factsheet
Liberia Nimba mountains (part of Mount Nimba transboundary AZE) site factsheet
Liberia Wologizi mountains site factsheet
Nigeria Ebok-Kabaken site factsheet
Nigeria IITA Forest Reserve, Ibadan site factsheet
Sierra Leone Tingi Hills Non-hunting Forest Reserve site factsheet
Togo Misahöhe Forest Reserve site factsheet

Habitats & altitude

Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland major resident
Savanna Dry major resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Moist major resident
Altitude 500 - 1100 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Phyllastrephus baumanni. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/04/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/04/2014.

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 Least Concern
Family Pycnonotidae (Bulbuls)
Species name author Reichenow, 1895
Population size Unknown mature individuals
Population trend Stable
Distribution size (breeding/resident) 96,800 km2
Country endemic? No
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species
- Climate change species distributions