Reunion Pigeon Nesoenas duboisi

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Rothschild, 1907)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was found on the island of Réunion, but it was last recorded in 1674 and is thought to have been Extinct since the early 18th century. Predation by introduced cats and rats is likely to have been the primary cause of its extinction.

Population size: unknown

Population trend:

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Nesoenas duboisi. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/reunion-pigeon-nesoenas-duboisi on 28/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 28/02/2024.