Vella Lavella White-eye Zosterops vellalavella

Family: Zosteropidae (White-eyes and Yuhinas)

Authority: Hartert, 1908

Red List Category

Criteria: B1b(iii)+2b(iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a restricted range and the area and quality of its habitat are declining as a result of ongoing forest loss and degradation. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 930 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Zosterops vellalavella. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/vella-lavella-white-eye-zosterops-vellalavella on 01/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 01/03/2024.