IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)


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Range Description

Charmosyna meeki is endemic to Bougainville in Papua New Guinea and the islands of Santa Isabel, Kolombangara, Guadalcanal, New Georgia and Malaita (with one report from Makira) in the Solomon Islands. It is locally common in montane forest from 1,000 m - 1,200 m, with up to 50 seen in a day, and it uncommonly occurs down to sea-level and up to 1,700 m (Cain and Galbraith 1956, Schodde 1977, Webb 1992, Buckingham et al. 1995, G. Dutson pers. obs. 1997-1998, Hornbuckle 1999a).


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