White-browed Guan Penelope jacucaca

Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Spix, 1825

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable because intensive hunting pressure combined with habitat loss and degradation are suspected to have led to rapid population declines, and the species has already been extirpated from some sites.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 823,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Penelope jacucaca. Downloaded from on 21/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 21/02/2024.