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Rufous-breasted Wood-quail Odontophorus speciosus



Family: Odontophoridae (New World quails)

Authority: Tschudi, 1843

Red List Category

Criteria: A3c

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin, and the species’s susceptibility to habitat fragmentation and hunting, it is suspected that its population will decline by 25-30% over the next three generations, and it has therefore been uplisted to Near Threatened.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,300,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Odontophorus speciosus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2018.