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Trinidad Piping-guan Pipile pipile



Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: (Jacquin, 1784)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been extirpated from several areas. It is listed as Critically Endangered because the population is now extremely small and is assumed to be decreasing because of continuing illegal hunting and habitat loss. There is some evidence to suggest that the population may now be growing and if further evidence confirms this then the species may be downlisted in the future.



Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Pipile pipile. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2018.