Caroline Ground-dove Pampusana kubaryi

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Finsch, 1880)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i); D

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small population, which appears to be declining in at least part of its range, probably owing to hunting, predation and expanding cultivation. It has two subpopulations, both of which are now likely to be extremely small. For these reasons, the species is listed as Endangered.

Population size: 200-500

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 30,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Pampusana kubaryi. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/caroline-ground-dove-pampusana-kubaryi on 30/05/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 30/05/2023.