Red List Category
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Justification of Red List category
This pigeon occupies a small range and the population is experiencing a moderate and on-going decline. It is likely to occur in more than 10 locations and is not severely fragmented. The species has therefore been downlisted to Near Threatened; it almost meets the requirements for listing as threatened under criterion B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v).
6000-15000 mature individuals
Distribution size (breeding/resident):
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