Cracids

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The Cracid subgroup was one of the original 5 Galliformes Specialist Groups.  The subgroup has had its own newsletter and website and an archive of important Cracid documents is included on the News tab.  The Cracid species include at total of 56 species found throughout the Neostropics.

 

 

Subgroup Order Family Genus Species Common Name Conservation Status Population Trend IUCN Red List Website
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Nothocrax urumutum Nocturnal Curassow Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Oreophasis derbianus Horned Guan Endangered | 3.10 | 2013 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis araucuan East Brazilian Chachalaca, Brazilian Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2014 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis canicollis Chaco Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis cinereiceps Grey-headed Chachalaca, Gray-headed Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis columbiana Colombian Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis erythroptera Rufous-headed Chachalaca, Rufous Headed Chachalaca Vulnerable | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis garrula Chestnut-winged Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis guttata Speckled Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2014 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis leucogastra White-bellied Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis motmot Little Chachalaca, Variable Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis poliocephala West Mexican Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis ruficauda Rufous-vented Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis squamata Scaled Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2014 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis superciliaris Buff-browed Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link