Javan Leafbird
By adyah ningtyas
- Oct 12, 2020 10:20 am     Hits:340     A+ | a-

Javan Leafbird
Cucak Ranting


Scientific Name
Chloropsis cochinchinensis 
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Conservational Status
Endangered  

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Distribution
Exclusively on Java 








It is listed as endangered as it is undergoing a rapid population decline due to rampant poaching for the cage-bird trade. For the past ten years, the rate of its decline has exceeded 50%. Male birds have black mask from lores to throat, while female ones lack mask.




Female Javan Leafbird



Javan Leafbird Fledging




Disclaimer: The data presented on this site are compiled from various sources. The distribution map is taken from IUCN Red List.