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Comoro Olive-pigeon Columba pollenii



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: Schlegel, 1866

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened owing to its small population. It faces threats from habitat clearance and degradation, and hunting, and if the population was found to be in decline it may qualify for a higher threat category.



Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 15,600 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Columba pollenii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/04/2017.