Bearded Guan Penelope barbata

Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Chapman, 1921

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small population and is continuing to decline as a result of habitat loss and hunting. Its subpopulations are likely small. For these reasons, the species is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 1800-6500

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 41,600 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Penelope barbata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/01/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/01/2023.