Collared Partridge Arborophila gingica

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

Authority: (Gmelin, 1789)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been downlisted to Near Threatened because published survey results indicate that it it more widely distributed than previously thought, necessitating an upwards revision of the population estimate, which is now estimated to be moderately small. On-going habitat loss and degradation, as well as hunting pressure, are still thought to be driving a continuing decline in the population.

Population size: 10000-19999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 518,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Palearctic
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Arborophila gingica. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/collared-partridge-arborophila-gingica on 09/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 09/12/2023.