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Residents in the central areas of Cambodia in the grassland on the edge of the Tonle Sap Great Lake. Over 50% of the global population reside here from December to April. The biggest loses of Bengal Florican occurred between 1995 and 2005 when dry season rice cultivation reduced 65% of the Bengal Florican grassland habitat.
Scientific Name: Houbaropsis bengalensis
IUCN Red List Classification: Critically Endangered
Estimated number: 250-999 (Number of Mature Individuals - Global)
December to April is the recommended time of the year to see this bird
It is recommended that you will need to allow 1 day to see this bird