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The world's most endangered mousebirds

Chart: conservation status of the world's mousebirds
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The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species evaluates the conservation status of plant and animal species. The list is based on scientific assessment of an organism's status by experts.

Conservation status of the world's mousebirds

Species comprising the chart above include:

FamilyScientific nameCommon name(s)Red List statusPopulation trend
COLIIDAEColius castanotusRed-backed MousebirdLCstable
COLIIDAEColius coliusWhite-backed MousebirdLCincreasing
COLIIDAEColius leucocephalusWhite-headed MousebirdLCstable
COLIIDAEColius striatusSpeckled MousebirdLCincreasing
COLIIDAEUrocolius indicusRed-faced MousebirdLCunknown
COLIIDAEUrocolius macrourusBlue-naped MousebirdLCdecreasing

This table and chart was last updated on August 8, 2012, based on data downloaded from the IUCN Red List site. For a species profile, click on its scientific name.

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