Bonin White-eye Apalopteron familiare

Family: Zosteropidae (White-eyes and Yuhinas)

Authority: (Kittlitz, 1831)

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been downlisted from Vulnerable following evidence that its population is larger than previously estimated and is probably stable and not declining, as previously inferred. The species is listed as Near Threatened because it remains susceptible to the impacts of extreme weather events, which could result in it qualifying as threatened within one or two generations.

Population size: 15600 mature individuals

Population trend: stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 130 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Apalopteron familiare. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/bonin-white-eye-apalopteron-familiare on 28/11/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 28/11/2023.