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Belem Curassow Crax pinima



Family: Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, Curassows)

Authority: Pelzeln, 1870

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
This recently-split curassow inhabits the most deforested part of Amazonia, and is also targeted by hunters. Any remaining wild population must be extremely small. For this reason the species is classified as Critically Endangered.

Population size: 1-49

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 313,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Crax pinima. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/09/2020.