White-crested guan (Penelope pileata)

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White-crested guan fact file

White-crested guan description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGalliformes
FamilyCracidae
GenusPenelope (1)

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White-crested guan status

The white-crested guan is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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White-crested guan  
White-crested guan

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Ardea wildlife pets environment
59 Tranquil Vale
London
SE3 0BS
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 208 318 1401
ardea@ardea.co.uk
http://www.ardea.com

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