Tawitawi Brown-dove Phapitreron cinereiceps

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Bourns & Worcester, 1894)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd;B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v);C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species probably has a very small population and has presumably undergone a very rapid population reduction based on a decline in the extent of its forest habitat, which is now restricted to a few remaining small fragments within a very small range. It is therefore classified as Endangered.

Population size: 250-999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 930 km2

Country endemic: yes

Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Phapitreron cinereiceps. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/tawitawi-brown-dove-phapitreron-cinereiceps on 06/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 06/12/2023.