VU
Fearful Owl Nesasio solomonensis



Family: Strigidae (Typical Owls)

Authority: (Hartert, 1901)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This enigmatic species is classified as Vulnerable on the basis of a small subpopulations on three island which are declining through habitat degradation. However, its total population size and habitat requirements are poorly known.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 45,500 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Nesasio solomonensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2017.