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Endangered A2b,c,d; A3b,c,d
Macrocephalon maleo
( Maleo)

This distinctive megapode was recently uplisted to Endangered because it has undergone a very rapid decline, which is projected to continue based on levels of exploitation and declines in extent and quality of habitat, combined with the fact that it has a small popolation, which is continuing to undergo severe fragmentation.
Range: 176,000 Km2
Population: <8,000-14,000
Altitude: 0-1,650 m
Habitat: forest,Wetland,Coastline
Threat: Exploitation, Human disturbance

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