LC
Racquet-tailed Treepie Crypsirina temia



Taxonomy

Taxonomic source(s)
del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A., Fishpool, L.D.C., Boesman, P. and Kirwan, G.M. 2016. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 2: Passerines. Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.

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/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern
Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency Medium
Land mass type Average mass -
Distribution

Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 4,010,000
Number of locations -
Severely Fragmented -
Population and trend
Value Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals unknown not applicable not applicable 0
Population trend Stable suspected -
Decline (3 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (5 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/1 generation past) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation future) - - -
Decline (10 years/3 generation past and future) - - -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Percentage in largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 6.7 - - -

Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is reported to be relatively common (Madge and Burn 1993).

Trend justification: The population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.


Country/territory distribution
Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Resident Breeding Non-breeding Passage
Cambodia N Extant Yes
China (mainland) N Extant Yes
Indonesia N Extant Yes
Laos N Extant Yes
Malaysia N Extant Yes
Myanmar N Extant Yes
Thailand N Extant Yes
Vietnam N Extant Yes

Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA)
Country/Territory IBA Name
Vietnam Bai Boi
Vietnam Dat Mui
Vietnam U Minh Thuong
Vietnam Kien Luong
Vietnam Tram Chim
Vietnam Lang Sen
Laos Hin Namno
Laos Attapu Plain
Laos Phou Xiang Thong
Laos Xe Khampho / Xe Pian
Laos Dong Khanthung
Laos Xe Kong Plains
Laos Upper Xe Kaman
Cambodia Ang Tropeang Thmor
Laos Dong Kalo
Laos Upper Xe Bangfai
Cambodia Mondulkiri - Kratie Lowlands
Laos Nakai Plateau
Cambodia Snoul / Keo Sema / O Reang
Vietnam Ke Go
Vietnam Phong Dien
Vietnam Vu Quang
Vietnam Chu Prong
Vietnam Kon Cha Rang
Vietnam Bach Ma
Vietnam Dakrong
Vietnam Ea So
Vietnam Cuc Phuong
Vietnam Khe Net
Vietnam Phong Nha
Vietnam Ke Bang
Vietnam Truong Son
Vietnam Pu Mat
Vietnam Ngoc Linh
Vietnam Yok Don
Vietnam Dak Dam
Vietnam Ya Lop
Vietnam Kon Plong
Vietnam Chu M'lanh
Vietnam Cat Loc
Vietnam Nam Cat Tien
Vietnam Fan Si Pan
Vietnam Lo Go - Xa Mat
Vietnam Ha Nam
Thailand Doi Phukha
Thailand Huai Kha Khaeng
Thailand Khao Sam Roi Yot
Thailand Mae Jarim National Park
Thailand Om Koi
Thailand Thung Yai - Naresuan

Habitats & altitude
Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level suitable resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland major resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Moist suitable resident
Altitude   Occasional altitudinal limits  

Utilisation
Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets/display animals, horticulture - - Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Crypsirina temia. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/05/2022.