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Tuxtla Quail-dove Zentrygon carrikeri



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Wetmore, 1941)

Red List Category

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

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



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 470 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Zentrygon carrikeri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2017.