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Makatea Fruit-dove Ptilinopus chalcurus



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Red List Category

Criteria: D1+2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable because of its very small population and range, which place it at risk from chance events and human impacts.

Population size: 290-1500 mature individuals

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 25 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island - Oceanic islands are islands or island groups that are <200,000 sq km in size and separated from other land masses by >200 m sea depth. Generally Oceanic islands are islands or island groups that are <200,000 sq km in size and separated from other land masses by >200 m sea depth. Generally they have never been connected to a continental area by a land-ridge, and are volcanic in origin.
Realm - Oceanic - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Ptilinopus chalcurus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2016.