VU
Malay Crestless Fireback Lophura erythrophthalma



Family: Phasianidae (Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse)

Authority: (Raffles, 1822)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
The continuing rapid reduction in extent and quality of this newly-split pheasant's lowland peat swamp forest habitat, across most of its known range, implies a rapid population reduction and justifies its classification as Vulnerable.



Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 864,000 km2

Country endemic: No


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Lophura erythrophthalma. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2018.