Socorro Dove Zenaida graysoni

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: Lawrence, 1871

Red List Category

Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria

Justification of Red List category
The last record of an individual of this species in its natural habitat was in 1972. It is therefore classified as Extinct in the Wild. However, there are c.150 birds in captivity and reintroduction of the species is planned.

Population size:

Population trend:

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Zenaida graysoni. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/socorro-dove-zenaida-graysoni on 02/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 02/06/2023.