Ryukyu Woodpigeon Columba jouyi

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Stejneger, 1887)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was formerly found in Japan's Ryukyu Islands, but it has not been recorded since 1936 and is now Extinct. The reasons for this are unknown, though it may have been due to habitat destruction.

Population size: unknown

Population trend:

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Columba jouyi. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/ryukyu-woodpigeon-columba-jouyi on 22/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 22/02/2024.