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Crested Jay Platylophus galericulatus



Family: Platylophidae (Crested jay)

Authority: (Cuvier, 1816)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is relatively scarce across its range, and is restricted to forest habitats. It is likely to be declining moderately rapidly overall, as a result of ongoing habitat loss and trapping for the cagebird trade. It is therefore considered Near Threatened, and should be monitored carefully.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,300,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Platylophus galericulatus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/05/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/05/2020.