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Eared Quetzal Euptilotis neoxenus
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Family: Trogonidae (Trogons)

Authority: (Gould, 1838)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classed as Near Threatened because it probably has a moderately small population, which was recently thought to be stable, but could be threatened by deforestation within its range. Surveys are required, and if the population is found to be small and declining, the species may qualify for a higher threat category.



Population size:

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 448,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Euptilotis neoxenus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/07/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/07/2017.