Gizo White-eye Zosterops luteirostris

Family: Zosteropidae (White-eyes)

Authority: Hartert, 1904

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is estimated to have a very small population which is likely to be declining through habitat loss, leading to its categorisation as Endangered. If it were found to be highly tolerant of habitat degradation, then it may be downlisted to Vulnerable.

Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 46 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Zosterops luteirostris. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/05/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/05/2019.