Flores Crow Corvus florensis

Family: Corvidae (Crows and jays)

Authority: Büttikofer, 1894

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This rather diminutive crow has a very small population, which is subject to a continuing decline in the face of rampant deforestation on its island home. It thus qualifies as Endangered.

Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 10,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Corvus florensis. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/flores-crow-corvus-florensis on 29/05/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/05/2023.