IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Nycticorax caledonicus occurs in the Philippines, Indonesia, Australia, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Palau, New Caledonia (to France) and the Caroline Islands, Federated States of Micronesia. The subspecies crassirostris, which was endemic to Japan's Bonin Islands, has been extinct since the late 1800s (del Hoyo et al. 1992).


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