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Mindanao Miniature-babbler (Micomacronus sordidus): list as Least Concern?

Mindanao Miniature-babbler (Micromacronus sordidus) is a tiny, canopy dwelling passerine formerly considered conspecific with Visayan Miniature-babbler (M. leytensis). It is currently listed as Data Deficient, on the basis that as the species’ tolerance of forest was unknown, with the potential … Continue reading

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Archived 2016 topics: Mountain Serin (Serinus estherae) is being split and moved to the genus Chrysocorythus: list C. mindanensis as Near Threatened or Least Concern?

This is part of a consultation on the Red List implications of extensive changes to BirdLife’s taxonomy for passerines Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International will soon publish the second volume of the HBW-BirdLife Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the … Continue reading

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Archived 2016 topics: Flame-crowned Flowerpecker (Dicaeum anthonyi) is being split: list D. anthonyi as Near Threatened and D. kampalili as Least Concern?

This is part of a consultation on the Red List implications of extensive changes to BirdLife’s taxonomy for passerines Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International will soon publish the second volume of the HBW-BirdLife Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the … Continue reading

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