Tanna Fruit-dove Ptilinopus tannensis

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Latham, 1790)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species is quite tolerant of habitat degradation, and although it may be undergoing slow declines to due a loss of suitable large trees it remains very common at all habitats and altitudes across its range, including urban areas. It does not appear to approach the thresholds for classification as Threatened and has consequently been downlisted to Least Concern.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 82,700 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Ptilinopus tannensis. Downloaded from on 07/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 07/12/2023.