VU
Bornean Crested Fireback Lophura ignita



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

Authority: (Shaw, 1797)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
As a lowland forest specialist considered to be at high risk from the impacts of hunting and accessible to hunters across the majority of its range, in addition to suffering a moderately rapid rate deforestation, this species is now suspected to be undergoing a rapid population reduction and has been classified as Vulnerable.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,000,000 km2

Country endemic: No


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Lophura ignita. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2021.