Chestnut-bellied Guan Penelope ochrogaster

Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Pelzeln, 1870

Red List Category

Criteria: A3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is suspected to be declining rapidly as a result of ongoing deforestation across its range. Hunting may also be impacting the species's population size. It is therefore listed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 1000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,310,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Penelope ochrogaster. Downloaded from on 28/01/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/01/2022.