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Sira Curassow Pauxi koepckeae



Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Weske & Terborgh, 1971

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly-split species qualifies as Critically Endangered because it appears to be confined to a single, tiny population which is declining very rapidly owing to hunting and habitat destruction.



Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 550 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Pauxi koepckeae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/12/2018.