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Rodrigues Turtle-dove Nesoenas rodericanus



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Milne-Edwards, 1874)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This Extinct species has been newly-described from subfossil remains. It is little-known but probably became extinct during the 18th century as a result of overhunting and predation by rats.

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Population trend:

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Nesoenas rodericanus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2018.