Blue-crowned Laughingthrush Garrulax courtoisi

Family: Leiotrichidae ()

Authority: Ménégaux, 1923

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small, fragmented known range and an extremely small known population which is likely to be declining owing to a number of threats. For these reasons it is precautionarily classified as Critically Endangered. However, further survey effort may reveal additional sub-populations, in which case it may warrant downlisting.

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 350 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Garrulax courtoisi. Downloaded from on 30/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 30/04/2017.