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Grey-crowned Prinia Prinia cinereocapilla



Family: Cisticolidae (Cisticolas and allies)

Authority: Hodgson, 1854

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is suspected to be rapidly declining as a result of the degradation and conversion of wooded grassland and scrubland throughout its range. It therefore qualifies as Vulnerable.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 162,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Indomalayan
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Prinia cinereocapilla. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.