Black-hooded Coucal Centropus steerii

Family: Cuculidae (Cuckoos)

Authority: Bourns & Worcester, 1894

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This coucal qualifies as Critically Endangered because it is believed to have an extremely small, severely fragmented population, which is continuing to decline owing to the loss and degradation of remaining forest fragments.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Haribon Foundation

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 11,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Centropus steerii. Downloaded from on 01/04/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 01/04/2023.