VU
Chinese Monal Lophophorus lhuysii



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

Authority: Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1866

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because it has a small population, which is thought to be in decline because of on-going habitat degradation and hunting within an already fragmented range.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 214,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Lophophorus lhuysii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.