White-winged Guan Penelope albipennis

Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Taczanowski, 1878

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered because it has an extremely small population, numbering <250 mature individuals. Awareness campaigns directed at local people, further surveys and concerted conservation action (the beginnings of which are apparent) appear to be improving its status such that the population may have ceased to decline.

Population size: 200 mature individuals

Population trend: stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,400 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Penelope albipennis. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/white-winged-guan-penelope-albipennis on 25/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 25/02/2024.