Bougainville Thrush Zoothera atrigena

Family: Turdidae (Thrushes)

Authority: Ripley & Hadden, 1982

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This enigmatic species is classified as Near Threatened because it is thought to have a very small population on a single island, given the very few records but the population is considered to be stable in the absence of plausible threats within its known range.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Zoothera atrigena. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/08/2020.