Red Rail Aphanapteryx bonasia

Family: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)

Authority: (Selys Longchamps, 1848)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was known from Mauritius, but went Extinct around 1693 due to cat predation and hunting.

Population size: unknown

Population trend:

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Aphanapteryx bonasia. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/red-rail-aphanapteryx-bonasia 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.