List of Threatened Galliformes

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Cracids

English name

Scientific name

Threat category

Distribution

Wattled guan

Aburria aburri

LR/nt

Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

Black guan

Chamaepetes unicolor

LR/nt

Costa Rica, Panama

Blue-billed curassow

Crax alberti

CR

Colombia

Red-billed curassow

Crax blumenbachi

EN

Brazil

Yellow-knobbed curassow

Crax daubentoni

LR/nt

Venezuela, Colombia

Wattled curassow

Crax globulosa

VU

Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia

Great curassow

Crax rubra

LR/nt

Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, ?Ecuador

Alagoas curassow

Mitu mitu

EW

Brazil

Horned guan

Oreophasis derbianus

EN

Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina

Rufous-headed chachalaca

Ortalis erythroptera

VU

Ecuador, Peru, Colombia

Buff-browed chachalaca

Ortalis superciliaris

LR/nt

Brazil

Northern helmeted curassow

Pauxi pauxi

VU

Venezuela, Colombia

Southern helmeted curassow

Pauxi unicornis

VU

Bolivia, Peru

White-winged guan

Penelope albipennis

CR

Peru

Bearded guan

Penelope barbate

VU

Ecuador

White-browed guan

Penelope jacucaca

LR/nt

Brazil

Chestnut-bellied guan

Penelope ochrogaster

EN

Brazil

Baudó guan

Penelope ortoni

VU

Colombia, Ecuador

Cauca guan

Penelope perspicax

EN

Colombia

White-creasted guan

Penelope pileata

LR/nt

Brazil

Highland guan

Penelopina nigra

LR/nt

Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, ?El Salvador

Black-fronted piping guan

Pipile jacutinga

VU

Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina

Trinidad piping-guan

Pipile pipile

CR

Trinidad and Tobago

 

 

Megapodes

English name

Scientific name

Threat category

Distribution

Bruijn's brush-turkey

Aepypodius bruijnii

VU

Indonesia

Moluccan megapode*

Eulipoa wallacei

EN

Indonesia

Malleefowl

Leipoa ocellata

VU

Australia

Maleo

Macrocephalon maleo

VU

Indonesia

Sula scrubfowl

Megapodius bernsteinii

LR/nt

Indonesia

Biak megapode

Megapodius geelvinkianus

VU

Indonesia

Micronesian megapode

Megapodius laperouse

EN

Palau and Northern Marianas

Vanuatu megapode

Megapodius layardi

VU

Vanuatu

Nicobar megapode

Megapodius nicobariensis

VU

India

Polynesian megapode

Megapodius pritchardii

CR

Tonga

Partridge, quail, francolin, guineafowl and turkeys

English name

Scientific name

Threat category

Distribution

White-breasted guineafowl

Agelastes meleagrides

VU

Sierra Leone, Liberia, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana

Snow mountain quail

Anurophasis monorthonyx

LR/nt

Indonesia

Hainan hill-partridge

Arborophila ardens

VU

China

White-cheeked hill-partridge

Arborophila atrogularis

LR/nt

India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, China

Chestnut-headed hill-partridge

Arborophila cambodiana

EN

Thailand, Cambodia

Chestnut-necklaced hill-partridge

Arborophila charltonii

LR/nt

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam

Taiwan hill-partridge

Arborophila crudigularis

LR/nt

Taiwan

Orange-necked hill-partridge

Arborophila davidi

EN

Vietnam

White-necklaced hill-partridge

Arborophila gingica

VU

China

Chestnut-bresated hill-partridge

Arborophila mandelli

VU

Bhutan, India, China

White-faced hill-partridge

Arborophila orientalis

VU

Indonesia

Sichuan hill-partridge

Arborophila rufipectus

EN

China

Ferruginous partridge

Caloperdix oculea

LR/nt

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia

New Zealand quail

Coturnix novaezelandiae

EX

New Zealand

Ocellated quail

Cyrtonyx ocellatus

LR/nt

Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador

Bearded wood-partridge

Dendrortyx barbatus

VU

Mexico

Mount Cameroon francolin

Francolinus camerunensis

EN

Cameroon

Grey-striped francolin

Francolinus griseostriatus

VU

Angola

Swamp francolin

Francolinus gularis

VU

India, Nepal, Bangladesh

Harwood's francolin

Francolinus harwoodi

VU

Ethiopia

Nahan's francolin

Francolinus nahani

EN

Uganda, DRC

Djibouti francolin

Francolinus ochropectus

CR

Djibouti

Swierstrai's francolin

Francolinus swierstrai

VU

Angola

Black wood-partridge

Melanoperdix nigra

VU

Malaysia, Indonesia

Ocellated turkey

Meleagris ocellata

LR/nt

Mexico, Guatemala, Belize

Black-fronted wood-quail

Odontophorus atrifrons

VU

Colombia, Venezuela

Venezuelan wood-quail

Odontophorus columbianus

LR/nt

Venezuela

Tacarcuna wood-quail

Odontophorus dialeucos

VU

Colombia, Panama

Chestnut wood-quail

Odontophorus hyperythrus

LR/nt

Colombia

Dark-backed wood-quail

Odontophorus melanotus

VU

Ecuador, Colombia

Gorgeted wood-quail

Odontophorus strophrium

CR

Colombia

Himalayan quail

Ophrysia superciliosa

CR

India

Long-billed partridge

Rhizothera longirostris

LR/nt

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei

Crested wood-partridge

Rollulus rouloul

LR/nt

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei

Manipur bush-quail

Perdicula manipurensis

VU

India, Bangladesh

Udzungwa forest-partridge

Xenoperdix udzungwensis

VU

Tanzania

 

Pheasants

English name

Scientific name

Threat category

Distribution

Congo peacock

Afropavo congensis

VU

Democratic Republic of Congo

Great argus

Argusianus argus

LR/nt

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei

Double-banded argus

Argusianus bipunctatus

EX

??

Cheer pheasant

Catreus wallichi

VU

Pakistan, India, Nepal

White-eared pheasant

Crossoptilon crossoptilon

LR/nt

China

Tibetan eared-pheasant

Crossoptilon harmani

LR/nt

China

Brown eared-pheasant

Crossoptilon mantchuricum

VU

China

Chinese monal

Lophophorus lhuysii

VU

China

Sclater's monal

Lophophorus sclateri

VU

India, Myanmar, China

Bulwer's pheasant

Lophura bulweri

VU

Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei

Siamese fireback

Lophura diardi

LR/nt

Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam

Edwards' pheasant

Lophura edwardsi

EN

Vietnam

Crestless fireback

Lophura erythrophthalma

VU

Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei

Vietnamese pheasant

Lophura hatinhensis

EN

Vietnam

Sumatran pheasant

Lophura hoogerwerfi

VU

Indonesia

Crested fireback

Lophura ignita

LR/nt

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei

Imperial pheasant

Lophura imperialis

DD

Vietnam

Salvadori's pheasant

Lophura inornata

VU

Indonesia

Swinhoe's pheasant

Lophura swinhoii

LR/nt

Taiwan

Green peafowl

Pavo muticus

VU

China, ?India, ?Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Indonesia

Palawan peacock-pheasant

Polyplectron emphanum

VU

Philippines

Germain's peacock-pheasant

Polyplectron germaini

VU

Vietnam, Cambodia

Mountain peacock-pheasant

Polyplectron inopinatum

VU

Malaysia

Malaysian peacock-pheasant

Polyplectron malacense

VU

Malaysia, ?Thailand

Bornean peacock-pheasant

Polyplectron schleiermacheri

EN

Malaysia, Indonesia

Crested argus

Rheinardia ocellata

VU

Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia

Elliot's pheasant

Syrmaticus ellioti

VU

China

Hume's pheasant

Syrmaticus humiae

VU

India, Myanmar, Thailand, China

Mikado pheasant

Syrmaticus mikado

LR/nt

Taiwan

Reeves' pheasant

Syrmaticus reevesi

VU

China

Copper pheasant

Syrmaticus soemmerringii

LR/nt

Japan

Blyth's tragopan

Tragopan blythii

VU

Bhutan, Myanmar, India, China

Cabot's tragopan

Tragopan caboti

VU

China

Western tragopan

Tragopan melanocephalus

VU

Pakistan, India

Satyr tragopan

Tragopan satyra

LR/nt

Nepal, India, Bhutan, China

Grouse

English name

Scientific name

Threat category

Distribution

Chinese grouse

Bonasa sewerzowi

LR/nt

China

Gunnison sage grouse

Centrocercus minimus

EN

USA

Siberian grouse

Dendragapus falcipennis

LR/nt

Russia, China

Caucasian black grouse

Tetrao mlokosiewiczi

DD

Russia, Georgia, Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran

Lesser prairie-chicken

Tympanuchus pallidicinctus

VU

USA