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Malaita Myzomela Myzomela malaitae



Family: Meliphagidae (Honeyeaters)

Authority: Mayr, 1931

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is confined to a single small island where it is uncommon, it is therefore thought to have a moderately small population which is likely to be declining as a result of habitat degradation. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Myzomela malaitae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2018.