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Pohnpei Lorikeet Trichoglossus rubiginosus



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Bonaparte, 1850)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because its population, the vast majority of which forms one sub-population, is suspected to be in decline owing to land-use changes and off-take for various motivations. It also has a very small range; however, this is unlikely to be declining given the species's adaptability, nor is the population severely fragmented or restricted to a few locations.



Population size: 6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 750 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Trichoglossus rubiginosus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/07/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/07/2017.