VU
Grey-headed Quail-dove Geotrygon caniceps



Family: Columbidae (Pigeons, Doves)

Authority: (Gundlach, 1852)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bcde+3bcde+4bcde

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Justification of Red List category
This newly-split species is classified as Vulnerable because its small population has suffered a rapid and continuing decline owing to habitat loss and hunting pressure.



Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 141,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Geotrygon caniceps. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/12/2018.