Guadalcanal Rail Hypotaenidia woodfordi

Family: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)

Authority: (Ogilvie-Grant, 1889)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Near Threatened because it has a single, moderately small population, but it is unclear whether habitat degradation and predation by introduced mammals are driving a continuing population decline.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Hypotaenidia woodfordi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/01/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/01/2022.