Tufted Jay Cyanocorax dickeyi

Family: Corvidae (Crows and jays)

Authority: Moore, 1935

Red List Category

Criteria: B1b(ii,iii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it has a small range, in which it faces the limited threats of habitat clearance and degradation owing primarily to agricultural encroachment and logging, but is not severely fragmented, and it is thought to have a moderately small and declining population. The terrain in the areas it occupies is likely to prevent serious damage to its habitat, but this requires close monitoring.

Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 19,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Cyanocorax dickeyi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2021.