White-fronted Quail-dove Geotrygon leucometopia

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Chapman, 1917)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered because it has a single, very small population which has suffered a continuing decline, owing to on-going habitat loss, hunting pressure and the effects of introduced predators.

Population size: 600-1700 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 14,200 km2

Country endemic: yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Geotrygon leucometopia. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/white-fronted-quail-dove-geotrygon-leucometopia on 01/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 01/03/2024.