Guadalcanal Rail Hypotaenidia woodfordi

Family: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)

Authority: (Ogilvie-Grant, 1889)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species may have a moderately small population (although this remains unconfirmed), however it appears to benefit from ongoing forest loss and degradation and its population may be increasing. The species is therefore listed as Least Concern.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Hypotaenidia woodfordi. Downloaded from on 31/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 31/03/2023.