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Elliot's Pheasant Syrmaticus ellioti



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

Authority: (Swinhoe, 1872)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
Despite the presence of habitat loss and hunting as on-going threats, there is no clear evidence that the species is undergoing a dramatic decline. However, it is precautionarily retained as Near Threatened, although further evidence that the species is not declining may lead to further downlisting in the future.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 673,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Syrmaticus ellioti. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.