Javan Leafbird
By adyah ningtyas
- Oct 12, 2020 10:20 am     Hits:958     A+ | a-

Javan Leafbird
Cucak Ranting

Scientific Name
Chloropsis cochinchinensis 

Conservational Status

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.