VU
Northern Rufous Hornbill Buceros hydrocorax



Family: Bucerotidae (Hornbills)

Authority: Linnaeus, 1766

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This newly-split, forest-dependent species has been classified as Vulnerable as it is suspected to be declining rapidly throughout its range as a result of habitat loss and persecution by hunters and trappers.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 197,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Buceros hydrocorax. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/08/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/08/2018.