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Andaman Woodpigeon Columba palumboides



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Hume, 1873)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii);C1

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Justification of Red List category
This uncommon species appears to rely on dense forest. It is thought to have a small or moderately small population, occupying a small range, in which hunting and logging are likely to be causing it to decline, but which is not considered to be severely fragmented. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 81,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Columba palumboides. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.