White-browed guan

The white-browed guan (Penelope jacucaca) is a species of bird in the family Cracidae. It is endemic to the Caatinga in north-eastern Brazil. It is threatened by habitat loss and hunting.

White-browed guan
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Cracidae
Genus: Penelope
Species:
P. jacucaca
Binomial name
Penelope jacucaca
Spix, 1825

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Penelope jacucaca". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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