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Fischer's Turaco Tauraco fischeri



Family: Musophagidae (Turacos)

Authority: (Reichenow, 1878)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is believed to have a moderately small population, which is suspected to be declining owing to the effects of forest exploitation, clearing for agriculture and capture for trade.



Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 170,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Tauraco fischeri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.