Red-billed Curassow Crax blumenbachii


Bernardo, C. S. S. 2007. The red-billed curassows are persisting in the wild.

Brooks, D. M.; Strahl, S. D. 2000. Curassows, guans and chachalacas: status survey and conservation action plan for Cracids 2000-2004. IUCN/SSC Cracid Specialist Group, Gland, Swizerland and Cambridge, UK.

Collar, N. J.; Butchart, S. H. M. 2013. Conservation breeding and avian diversity: chances and challenges. International Zoo Yearbook 48(1): 7-28.

Collar, N. J.; Gonzaga, L. P.; Krabbe, N.; Madroño Nieto, A.; Naranjo, L. G.; Parker, T. A.; Wege, D. C. 1992. Threatened birds of the Americas: the ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Scheres, G. 1993. First reintroduction of the endangered cracid. Cracid Newsletter 2(1): 1, 7-9.

Silveira, L. F.; Olmos, F.; Bianchi, C.; Simpson, J.; Azeredo, R.; McGowan, P.J. K.; Collar, N.J. 2005. Action plan for the conservation of the Red-billed Curassow Crax blumenbachii - a flagship species for the Brazilian Atlantic Forest.

Simpson, J. G. P.; Azeredo, R. G. P.; Barros, L. P. 1997. The Red-billed Curassow project in Brazil. In: Strahl, S.D.; Beaujon, S.; Brooks, D.M.; Begazo, A.J.; Sedaghatkish, G.; Olmos, F. (ed.), The cracidae: their biology and conservation, pp. 472-473. Hancock House Publishers, Surrey, Canada and Blaine, USA.

Further resources

IUCN SSC Galliformes Specialist Group

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Crax blumenbachii. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/07/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/07/2022.