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Green Peafowl Pavo muticus



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

Authority: Linnaeus, 1766

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This majestic species has a very rapidly declining and severely fragmented population, primarily owing to intense habitat conversion and high hunting levels. Negative population trends and habitat fragmentation are projected to continue. The species therefore qualifies as Endangered.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 4,590,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pavo muticus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.