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 Ortalis vetula Plain Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 stable IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Ortalis wagleri Rufous-bellied Chachalaca Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pauxi koepckeae Sira Curassow Critically Endangered | 3.10 | 2014 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pauxi pauxi Helmeted Curassow, Northern Helmeted Curassow Endangered | 3.10 | 2013 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pauxi unicornis Horned Curassow Critically Endangered | 3.10 | 2015 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope purpurascens Crested Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope superciliaris Rusty-margined Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope albipennis White-winged Guan Critically Endangered | 3.10 | 2015 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope argyrotis Band-tailed Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope barbata Bearded Guan Vulnerable | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope dabbenei Red-faced Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope jacquacu Spix's Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope jacucaca White-browed Guan Vulnerable | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope marail Marail Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope montagnii Andean Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link