Meek's Lorikeet Charmosyna meeki

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Rothschild & Hartert, 1901)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is probably nomadic and its ecological requirements are poorly understood, however it probably has a moderately small population which may be declining owing to habitat degradation. It therefore qualifies as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 102,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Charmosyna meeki. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2021.