Dusky Robin Melanodryas vittata

Family: Petroicidae (Australasian robins)

Authority: (Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2b+4b

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Justification of Red List category
The species is thought to have declined by >30-49% in the last ten years and this is likely to continue. For this reason the species is classified as Vulnerable.

Population size: 36000-73000, 43000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 134,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Melanodryas vittata. Downloaded from on 04/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 04/12/2023.