Crested Jay Platylophus galericulatus

Family: Platylophidae (Crested jay)

Authority: (Cuvier, 1816)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is relatively scarce across its range, and is restricted to forest habitats. It is likely to be declining moderately rapidly overall, as a result of ongoing habitat loss and trapping for the cagebird trade. It is therefore considered Near Threatened, and should be monitored carefully.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,300,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - continent
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Platylophus galericulatus. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/crested-jay-platylophus-galericulatus on 09/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 09/12/2023.