Dwarf Jay Cyanolyca nanus

Family: Corvidae (Crows and jays)

Authority: (Du Bus, 1847)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small population, which is in decline due to habitat loss within its restricted range. The subpopulation structure has not been assessed, but it is believed that the species forms several relatively small subpopulations. It is therefore assessed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 44,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Cyanolyca nanus. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/dwarf-jay-cyanolyca-nanus on 02/10/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 02/10/2023.