Bushwren Xenicus longipes

Family: Acanthisittidae (New Zealand wrens)

Authority: (Gmelin, 1789)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species formerly occurred on New Zealand, but it is now Extinct, probably due to overpredation by invasive species. The last record was of the nominate subspecies on South Island, in 1972.

Population size: unknown

Population trend:

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Xenicus longipes. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/bushwren-xenicus-longipes on 07/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 07/12/2023.