Madagascar Jacana Actophilornis albinucha

Family: Jacanidae (Jacanas)

Authority: (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1832)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered because it is estimated to have a small population existing as one genetic subpopulation, and is undergoing a moderately rapid population decline through habitat degradation and hunting pressure.

Population size: 780-1643

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 415,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Actophilornis albinucha. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/06/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/06/2022.