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Udzungwa Forest-partridge Xenoperdix udzungwensis



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Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Endangered because it is known from only three locations within a very small range, in which it is at risk from hunting and habitat destruction and degradation. Its small population is now considered stable but numbers fluctuate between years.

Population size: 2000-2700 mature individuals

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 580 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent - Continents are land masses > bigger than Australia (=7,682,300 sq km).
Realm - Afrotropical - realm
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Xenoperdix udzungwensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2016.