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Black-fronted Piping-guan Pipile jacutinga



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 Piping-guan qualifies as Endangered owing to the rapid and continuing reduction in numbers and habitat. Despite once being abundant, extensive habitat loss and heavy hunting pressure have extirpated the species from large parts of its former range and it is now very rare outside a few protected areas.



Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 392,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pipile jacutinga. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.