Udzungwa Forest-partridge Xenoperdix udzungwensis

Family: Phasianidae (Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse)

Authority: Dinesen, Lehmberg, Svendsen & Fjeldså, 1994

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Endangered because it is known from only three locations within a very small range, in which it is at risk from hunting and habitat destruction and degradation. Its small population is now considered stable but numbers fluctuate between years.

Population size: 2000-2700

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Xenoperdix udzungwensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/01/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/01/2022.