VU
Caroline Ground-dove Alopecoenas kubaryi



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Finsch, 1880)

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable because it has a very small population which appears to be declining on at least one island, probably owing to hunting, predation and expanding cultivation.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 15,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Alopecoenas kubaryi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2018.