Bearded Wood-partridge Dendrortyx barbatus

Family: Odontophoridae (New World quails)

Authority: Gould, 1846

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd;B1ab(i,ii,iii,v);C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
Recent surveys have found this species to be more widespread and numerous than previously thought, but it still has a small range and a population which continues to decline rapidly (Collar et al. 1992, Keane et al. unpubl.). It therefore qualifies as Vulnerable.

Population size: 3600

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 36,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
Realm - Nearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Dendrortyx barbatus. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020.