Moussier’s Redstart Phoenicurus moussieri, Wadi Kaam, Libya
Country checklist and status
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There are no endemic species in Libya.
Near endemic species (found in a few North African countries only)
|Moussier’s Redstart*||Phoenicurus moussieri|
|Tristram’s Warbler||Sylvia deserticola|
* scarce winter visitor
|Lesser Kestrel||Falco naumanni||Vulnerable|
|Slender-billed Curlew||Numenius tenuirostris||Critical|
The lists of endemic, near endemic and threatened species have been compiled from a number of sources including the African Bird Club, BirdLife International, and Birds of the World Version 2.0 ® 1994-1996, Dr. Charles Sibley and Thayer Birding Software, Ltd. For further information on Libya’s threatened species, see BirdLife International