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Madagascar Jacana Actophilornis albinucha



Family: Jacanidae (Jacanas)

Authority: (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1832)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Near Threatened because it is suspected to be undergoing a moderately rapid population decline owing to the loss and degradation of its wetland habitats and continued hunting pressure and almost qualifies for a threatened listing under criteria A2cd+3cd.

Population size: 670-6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 415,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Actophilornis albinucha. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.