New Caledonian Imperial-pigeon Ducula goliath

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Gray, 1859)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3d

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Justification of Red List category
Although probably secure at present, this species qualifies as Near Threatened because it is projected to undergo a moderately rapid population reduction in the future, owing to increasing hunting pressure.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 22,700 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Ducula goliath. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/new-caledonian-imperial-pigeon-ducula-goliath on 02/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 02/12/2023.