VU
Bearded Guan Penelope barbata



Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Chapman, 1921

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and severely fragmented range, which is continuing to decline as a result of habitat loss and hunting. It therefore qualifies as Vulnerable.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 16,500 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Penelope barbata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.