Maui Alauahio Paroreomyza montana

Family: Fringillidae (Finches and Hawaiian honeycreepers)

Authority: (Wilson, 1890)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered because it has a very small range in which some habitat is now being degraded through fire and grazing by feral ungulates, with the imminent threat of a new pressure posed by feral deer. It remains at risk from habitat degradation, disease and, in some areas, predation by introduced mammals.

Population size: 20000-49999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 460 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
USFWS - Bird of Conservation Concern
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Paroreomyza montana. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/11/2019.