Makira Boobook Ninox roseoaxillaris

Family: Strigidae (Typical Owls)

Authority: (Hartert, 1929)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly-split species is occurs on a single island, where its population is relatively small and is inferred to be in an ongoing decline owing to logging. It has therefore been classified as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,300 km2

Country endemic: yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Ninox roseoaxillaris. Downloaded from on 05/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 05/12/2023.