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Yellow-eyed Pigeon Columba eversmanni



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: Bonaparte, 1856

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bcd+3bcd+4bcd

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Justification of Red List category
This species has declined rapidly in the past, probably as a result of changing agricultural practice and hunting in its wintering grounds, and possibly habitat loss in its breeding grounds, and this decline is projected to continue. These factors qualify it as Vulnerable.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 3,050,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Indomalayan
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
AEMLAP

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Columba eversmanni. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.