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Gorgeted Wood-quail Odontophorus strophium



Family: Odontophoridae (New World quails)

Authority: (Gould, 1844)

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 that is considered to be declining due to hunting, logging and habitat loss. If recent records in Cundinamarca are confirmed, the species may be downlisted in the future.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 6,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Odontophorus strophium. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2019.