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Arabian Bustard Ardeotis arabs



Family: Otididae (Bustards)

Authority: (Linnaeus, 1758)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened on the basis that it is suspected to be undergoing a moderately rapid decline owing primarily to hunting pressure and habitat degradation.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 8,680,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Afrotropical
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Ardeotis arabs. 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.