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Harwood's Francolin Pternistis harwoodi



Family: Phasianidae (Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse)

Authority: (Blundell & Lovat, 1899)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is considered to have a small and declining population size. It is uncertain whether individuals can move between valleys, but some subpopulations may number >1,000. Therefore, the species is tentatively listed here as Near Threatened.



Population size: 6000-15000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 50,100 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Pternistis harwoodi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/12/2018.