Mindoro Imperial-pigeon Ducula mindorensis

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Whitehead, 1896)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This pigeon is listed as Endangered owing to a recent assessment of available habitat which indicated that its range and population, both of which are declining as a result of the continuing rapid reduction in the extent and quality of forest, were much smaller than previously thought.

Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Ducula mindorensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2022.