Bornean Bristlehead Pityriasis gymnocephala

Family: Pityriasidae (Bristlehead)

Authority: Temminck, 1835

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This unique species is suspected to be declining rapidly throughout much of its range as a result of ongoing forest loss and degradation. These losses are projected to exceed 30% over three generations; the species is therefore considered Vulnerable.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 926,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Pityriasis gymnocephala. Downloaded from on 01/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 01/03/2024.