Masked finfoot (Heliopais personatus)

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Masked finfoot fact file

Masked finfoot description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGruiformes
FamilyHeliornithidae
GenusHeliopais (1)

Information on the masked finfoot is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Masked finfoot status

Classified as Endangered (EN) by Birdlife International (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
  2. Birdlife International (August, 2009)
    http://www.birdlife.org/
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Masked finfoot in degraded habitat  
Masked finfoot in degraded habitat

© Martin Hale

Martin Hale
tmmh@netvigator.com

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