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Narcondam Hornbill Rhyticeros narcondami



Family: Bucerotidae (Hornbills)

Authority: (Hume, 1873)

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
This hornbill is listed as Endangered because it is suspected that its very small population, which is restricted to one tiny island, consists of fewer than 250 mature individuals. Its population appears to be stable despite some degree of hunting and habitat degradation.



Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 7 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Rhyticeros narcondami. 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.