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Moluccan Scrubfowl Eulipoa wallacei



Family: Megapodiidae (Megapodes)

Authority: (Gray, 1860)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cde+3cde+4cde

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Justification of Red List category
The rapid population decline of this megapode, caused primarily by over-exploitation, is projected to continue, which qualifies it as Vulnerable.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 227,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Eulipoa wallacei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.