Henderson Lorikeet Vini stepheni

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (North, 1908)

Red List Category

Criteria: D1+2

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Justification of Red List category
This species may prove to be the only member of its genus whose habitat and population size have, so far, been little affected by adverse changes to its environment. However, it qualifies as Vulnerable as it has a small population (thought to be <1,000 mature individuals) found only on one small island where it is at risk from the accidental introduction of alien species.

Population size: 360-2000,500-1000

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 80 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Vini stepheni. Downloaded from on 28/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/09/2023.