LC
Brown-throated Barbet Psilopogon corvinus



Taxonomy

Taxonomic note
Psilopogon corvinus (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) was previously placed in the genus Megalaima as M. corvina.

Taxonomic source(s)
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A. and Fishpool, L.D.C. 2014. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Lynx Edicions BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.
del Hoyo, J.; Collar, N. J.; Christie, D. A.; Elliott, A.; Fishpool, L. D. C. 2014. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International.

IUCN Red List criteria met and history
Red List criteria met
Critically Endangered Endangered Vulnerable
- - -

Red List history
Year Category Criteria
2016 Least Concern
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Near Threatened
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern
Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency high
Land-mass type Average mass -
Range

Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence (breeding/resident) 13,900 km2
Severely fragmented? no -
Population
Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
Population size unknown - - -
Population trend unknown - - -
Generation length 8.5 years - - -

Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is reported to be locally common within its small range (del Hoyo et al. 2002).


Country/territory distribution
Country/Territory Presence Origin Resident Breeding visitor Non-breeding visitor Passage migrant
Indonesia extant native yes

Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
Country/Territory IBA Name
Indonesia Gunung Sanggabuana
Indonesia Gunung Ceremai
Indonesia Gunung Gede - Pangrango
Indonesia Gunung Halimun
Indonesia Gunung Masigit-Kareumbi
Indonesia Gunung Muria
Indonesia Gunung Papandayan-Kamojang
Indonesia Gunung Segara
Indonesia Gunung Slamet
Indonesia Gunung Tilu-Simpang
Indonesia Pegunungan Dieng
Indonesia Gunung Ungaran
Indonesia Gunung Burangrang - Tangkuban Perahu
Indonesia Gunung Salak
Indonesia Telaga Warna-Cibulao
Indonesia Gunung Pancar

Habitats & altitude
Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland suitable resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane major resident
Altitude 800 - 2000 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Psilopogon corvinus. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/brown-throated-barbet-psilopogon-corvinus on 05/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 05/03/2024.