Palawan Hornbill Anthracoceros marchei

Family: Bucerotidae (Hornbills)

Authority: Oustalet, 1885

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This hornbill has a small population which is declining rapidly as a result of the loss of lowland forest, compounded by hunting and capture for the captive bird trade, and it therefore qualifies as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 41,300 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Anthracoceros marchei. Downloaded from on 05/12/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 05/12/2021.