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Helmet Vanga Euryceros prevostii



Family: Vangidae (Vangas)

Authority: Lesson, 1831

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small range, restricted to north-eastern Madagascar, where its lowland forest habitat is being cleared rapidly for subsistence agriculture and timber. Climate change is projected to affect this species, therefore, the species may warrant uplisting to Endangered.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 16,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Euryceros prevostii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.