VU
Talaud Bush-hen Amaurornis magnirostris



Family: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)

Authority: Lambert, 1998

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is endemic to a small island and has a single small population which is in decline owing primarily to habitat loss. It therefore qualifies as Vulnerable.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Amaurornis magnirostris. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2018.