IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)


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Range Description

Reinwardtoena browni is endemic to the islands of New Britain, New Ireland, New Hanover, Umboi, Lolobau, Duke of York, Lihir, Tabar and Watom in the Bismarck Archipelago and Manus, Rambutyo and Nauna in the Admiralty Islands Papua New Guinea where although it is considered rather scarce. Although it is rather poorly known, it appears to be widely distributed in suitable habitat. It is suspected to have declined rapidly in recent years owing to ongoing clearance of lowland forest (Buchanan et al. in press).


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