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Collared Crow Corvus pectoralis
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Family: Corvidae (Crows and jays)

Authority: Gould, 1836

Red List Category

Criteria: A2acde+3cde+4cde

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened owing to a recent moderately rapid population reduction, which is thought to be the result of prey depletion owing to agricultural intensification and the consequent over-use of pesticides and rodenticides. This decline is thought to be on-going, and were it found to be greater in magnitude than currently thought, the species may be uplisted further.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,120,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Indomalayan
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Corvus pectoralis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/07/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/07/2018.