Black-fronted Wood-quail Odontophorus atrifrons

Family: Odontophoridae (New World quails)

Authority: Allen, 1900

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable owing to its small range and population, both of which must be declining in response to habitat loss. The range is small and fragmented with recent records from only one area.

Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 12,700 km2

Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Odontophorus atrifrons. Downloaded from on 17/03/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 17/03/2018.