VU
Flame-breasted Fruit-dove Ramphiculus marchei



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Oustalet, 1880)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd; C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable having undergone a rapid decline owing to forest loss, compounded by hunting and trade. It has now been reduced to a small, severely fragmented and declining population.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 114,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Ramphiculus marchei. 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.