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Ariel Toucan Ramphastos ariel



Family: Ramphastidae (Toucans)

Authority: Vigors, 1826

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd

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Justification of Red List category
Based on a model of deforestation in the Amazon basin, and the species’s susceptibility to hunting, it is suspected that its population is declining very rapidly over three generations, and it has therefore been classified as Endangered.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 5,990,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Ramphastos ariel. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/12/2018.