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Cauca Guan Penelope perspicax



Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Bangs, 1911

Red List Category

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

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered. It has a very small known range in which severely fragmented habitat patches are declining. Its population is believed to be very small and divided into extremely small subpopulations which are suspected (as a result of ongoing habitat loss and hunting) to be declining.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 560 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Penelope perspicax. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016.