VU
Philippine Duck Anas luzonica



Family: Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, Swans)

Authority: Fraser, 1839

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bcd

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Justification of Red List category
This duck is listed as Vulnerable because it is undergoing a rapid and continuing decline owing to extensive over-hunting and the widespread conversion of its wetland habitats.



Population size: 3300-6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 887,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - shelf island
Land-mass type - shelf island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Anas luzonica. 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.