Chatham Islands Bellbird Anthornis melanocephala

Family: Meliphagidae (Honeyeaters)

Authority: Gray 1843

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was found in the Chatham Islands, New Zealand, but it is now Extinct, probably mainly as a result of habitat loss. It was last recorded in 1906, and a search for it in 1938 was unsuccessful.

Population size: unknown

Population trend:

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Anthornis melanocephala. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/chatham-islands-bellbird-anthornis-melanocephala on 05/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 05/12/2023.