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Yellow-crested Helmet-shrike Prionops alberti



Family: Vangidae (Vangas)

Authority: Schouteden, 1933

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

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 77,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Prionops alberti. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.