New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Family: Falconidae (Falcons, Caracaras)

Authority: Gmelin, 1788

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a suspected population size of 5,000-15,000 mature individuals and although this species was formerly in decline it is now suspected to be stable, if not increasing. For these reasons it is assessed as Least Concern.

Population size: 5000-15000

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 530,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Falco novaeseelandiae. Downloaded from on 08/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 08/06/2023.