Southern Rufous Hornbill Buceros mindanensis

Family: Bucerotidae (Hornbills)

Authority: Tweeddale, 1877

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): 248,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Buceros mindanensis. Downloaded from on 20/04/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 20/04/2019.