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dc.contributor.authorLieberman, Alan A.
dc.contributor.authorGerald McCormack
dc.contributor.authorRideout, Bruce
dc.contributor.authorMalcolm, Roger
dc.contributor.editorSoorae, Pritpal S.
dc.date.accessioned2020-05-12T03:48:10Z
dc.date.available2020-05-12T03:48:10Z
dc.date.issued2018
dc.identifier.doi10.2305/IUCN.CH.2018.08.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/139
dc.description.abstractThe Rimatara lorikeet (Vini kuhlii) (also Kuhl’s, ruby, scarlet-breasted lorikeet, ‘Ura, Kura, Vini kuhlii) appears on CITES Appendix II and is listed on Birdlife International/IUCN Red List as “endangered” due to its small population, limited distribution, and risk of ship rats becoming established on its home islands. The species is restricted to three islands: Rimatara in western French Polynesia and Tabuaran and Teraina in remote northeastern Kiribati....
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherIUCN/SSC Re-introduction Specialist Group ; Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi
dc.relation.urlhttps://doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.CH.2018.08.en
dc.rights© 2018 IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources Reproduction of this publication for educational or other non-commercial purposes is authorized without prior written permission from the copyright holder provided the source is fully acknowledged. Reproduction of this publication for resale or other commercial purposes is prohibited without prior written permission of the copyright holder.
dc.subjectLORIES
dc.subjectTRANSLOCATION
dc.subjectSOUTH PACIFIC
dc.subjectWILDLIFE CONSERVATION
dc.titleTranslocation and re-establishment of the Rimatara lorikeet from Rimatara Island, Austral Islands, French Polynesia to Atiu Island, Cook Islands
dc.typeBook Chapter
dc.source.booktitleIUCN Global Reintroduction Perspectives : 2018. Case studies from around the globe.
dc.source.beginpage110
dc.source.endpage114
dcterms.dateAccepted2018
html.description.abstractThe Rimatara lorikeet (Vini kuhlii) (also Kuhl’s, ruby, scarlet-breasted lorikeet, ‘Ura, Kura, Vini kuhlii) appears on CITES Appendix II and is listed on Birdlife International/IUCN Red List as “endangered” due to its small population, limited distribution, and risk of ship rats becoming established on its home islands. The species is restricted to three islands: Rimatara in western French Polynesia and Tabuaran and Teraina in remote northeastern Kiribati....
dc.publisher.locationGland, Switzerland ; Abu Dhabi, UAE


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