Sumba Green-pigeon Treron teysmannii

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: Schlegel, 1879

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
Although tolerant of habitat degradation, this single island endemic is thought to have a moderately small population which is probably declining, given the on-going deforestation taking place throughout its range.  It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 9,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Treron teysmannii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2022.