Mao Gymnomyza samoensis

Family: Meliphagidae (Honeyeaters)

Authority: (Hombron & Jacquinot, 1841)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This forest species qualifies as Endangered because it has a very small population and a small, fragmented range that is declining as the quality of its forest habitat diminishes.

Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Gymnomyza samoensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/04/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/04/2021.