Tuxtla Quail-dove Zentrygon carrikeri

Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Wetmore, 1941)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v); C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is Endangered owing to its very small population and very small range on three volcanoes, and has declined rapidly in response to extensive deforestation.

Population size: 250-999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 470 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Zentrygon carrikeri. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/tuxtla-quail-dove-zentrygon-carrikeri on 01/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 01/12/2023.