Tawny-faced Quail Rhynchortyx cinctus

Family: Odontophoridae (New World quails)

Authority: (Salvin, 1876)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
A recent increase in deforestation rates in parts of the range suggest that this species is now undergoing a moderately rapid decline. It therefore qualifies as Near Threatened.

Population size: 50000-499999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 970,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Rhynchortyx cinctus. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/tawny-faced-quail-rhynchortyx-cinctus on 29/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/02/2024.