Razor-billed Curassow Mitu tuberosum

Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: (Spix, 1825)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is suspected to be declining moderately rapidly as a result of ongoing deforestation and hunting across its range. For this reason it is listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 300000 - 2000000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 4,710,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Mitu tuberosum. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/razor-billed-curassow-mitu-tuberosum on 22/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 22/02/2024.