Beautiful Jay Cyanolyca pulchra

Family: Corvidae (Crows and jays)

Authority: (Lawrence, 1876)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This scarce and local species is apparently restricted to pristine primary forest habitats within a small range, and it is therefore likely to be declining moderately rapidly owing to ongoing logging and habitat clearance. It is therefore currently considered Near Threatened, and should be carefully monitored.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 29,700 km2

Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Cyanolyca pulchra. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/beautiful-jay-cyanolyca-pulchra on 26/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 26/09/2023.