Black-crowned Pitta Erythropitta ussheri

Family: Pittidae (Pittas)

Authority: (Gould, 1877)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered Near Threatened as it is likely to have been affected by rapid and sustained deforestation in northern Borneo, which, despite its ability to persist in degraded habitats, is suspected to have lead to moderately rapid population declines.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 81,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Erythropitta ussheri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/07/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/07/2020.