Current view: Data table and detailed info
Alectroenas payandeei (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) was described from subfossil remains by Hume (2011).
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A. and Fishpool, L.D.C. 2014. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 1: Non-passerines. Lynx Edicions BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.
Red List criteria met
Red List history
IUCN Red list criteria met and history
||not a migrant
|Land mass type
Population justification: The species is extinct, and was not even recorded by the first collectors to visit Rodrigues.
Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Alectroenas payandeei. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/rodrigues-blue-pigeon-alectroenas-payandeei on 28/05/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org on 28/05/2023.