VU
New Britain Boobook Ninox odiosa



Family: Strigidae (Typical Owls)

Authority: Sclater, 1877

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable because remote-sensing data indicate that there has been a dramatic loss of lowland forest across its range and that it is therefore likely to have suffered a rapid population decline. Fortunately, the rate of forest loss has slowed since about 2002.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 63,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Ninox odiosa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.