Glossy Black-cockatoo Calyptorhynchus lathami

Family: Cacatuidae (Cockatoos)

Authority: (Temminck, 1807)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bc+3c+4bc

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Justification of Red List category
Reporting rates suggest a rapid population decline of >30% has taken place over the last three generations. The threats causing this are still ongoing and is therefore suspected to decline by the same rate in the future. For this reason the species is evaluated as Vulnerable.

Population size: 7000-14000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,010,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

Land-mass type - Australia
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Calyptorhynchus lathami. Downloaded from on 11/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 11/12/2023.