VU
Auckland Rail Lewinia muelleri



Family: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)

Authority: (Rothschild, 1893)

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because it is restricted to a very small range on just two small islands where the accidental introduction of mammals could easily cause its extinction.



Population size:

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 360 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Lewinia muelleri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2018.