Lesser Green Leafbird Chloropsis cyanopogon

Family: Chloropseidae (Leafbirds)

Authority: (Temminck, 1829)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This forest-associated species is listed as Near Threatened because it is assumed to have experienced moderately rapid declines owing to the extensive loss of lowland forests and marginal hunting and trapping pressures from large areas of South-East Asia. It is not considered more threatened because it can use secondary and edge habitats (BirdLife International 2001, Wells 2005).

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,820,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - continent
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Chloropsis cyanopogon. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/lesser-green-leafbird-chloropsis-cyanopogon on 28/11/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 28/11/2023.