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 Penelope obscura Dusky-legged Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope ochrogaster Chestnut-bellied Guan Vulnerable | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope ortoni Baudo Guan, Baudó Guan Endangered | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope perspicax Cauca Guan Endangered | 3.10 | 2013 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelope pileata White-crested Guan Vulnerable | 3.10 | 2013 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Penelopina nigra Highland Guan Vulnerable | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pipile cujubi Red-throated Piping-guan, Red-throated Piping-Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2012 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pipile cumanensis Blue-throated Piping-guan, Blue-throated Piping-Guan Least Concern | 3.10 | 2014 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pipile grayi White-throated Piping-guan Near Threatened | 3.10 | 2014 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pipile jacutinga Black-fronted Piping-guan, Black-fronted Piping-Guan, Black-fronted Piping Guan, Black Fronted Curassow Endangered | 3.10 | 2013 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link
Cracids GALLIFORMES CRACIDAE Pipile pipile Trinidad Piping-guan, Trinidad White-headed Piping Guan, Trinidad Piping-Guan, Trinidad White-headed Curassow, Common Piping Guan Critically Endangered | 3.10 | 2013 decreasing IUCN Red List Website Link