Norfolk Island Gerygone Gerygone modesta

Family: Acanthizidae (Thornbills)

Authority: Pelzeln, 1860

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
Although this species has a very small population and range on a single island, the population is estimated to be stable. There are currently no plausible threats that could cause the species to become threatened within a short time. The species is therefore listed as Least Concern.

Population size: 3800-8000, 5000 mature individuals

Population trend: unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 72 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Gerygone modesta. Downloaded from on 23/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 23/02/2024.