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Maccoa Duck Oxyura maccoa



Family: Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, Swans)

Authority: (Eyton, 1838)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened owing to its moderately small population size and ongoing declines resulting from a variety of threats. Further quantitative estimates of the rate of decline may qualify the species for Vulnerable.



Population size: 1650-6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 8,330,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Oxyura maccoa. 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.