Order
Galliformes
Family
Cracidae
Genus
Penelope
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Version 1.0

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SPECIES

Crested Guan Penelope purpurascens

Kadeem Gilbert and Thomas S. Schulenberg
Version: 1.0 — Published December 6, 2013

Priorities for Future Research

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Crested Guan could benefit from research into most aspects of its biology. Particularly valuable would be information on such topics as at first breeding, life span and survivorship, dispersal, or population regulation.

Recommended Citation

Gilbert, K. and T. S. Schulenberg (2013). Crested Guan (Penelope purpurascens), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.cregua1.01