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Palm Lorikeet Charmosyna palmarum



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Gmelin, 1788)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1b(iii,v)c(ii,iii); C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This enigmatic species is rare in some locations; it is classified as Vulnerable on the basis of its small and fluctuating range in which the population is suspected to be declining overall through habitat degradation.



Population size: 1000-2499

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 190,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Charmosyna palmarum. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/11/2018.