Lesser Green Leafbird Chloropsis cyanopogon

Family: Chloropseidae (Leafbirds)

Authority: (Temminck, 1829)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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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 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

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 3,380,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Chloropsis cyanopogon. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/04/2017.