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Yellow-crested Helmet-shrike Prionops alberti



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Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is likely to have a small population which is probably declining as its habitat, particularly in the Itombwe Mountains, is highly threatened. It is therefore classified as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999 mature individuals

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 33,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Prionops alberti. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2016.