Duchess Lorikeet Charmosyna margarethae

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Tristram, 1879

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd;C1

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Justification of Red List category
This beautiful species has a moderately small range in which it is locally quite common, however it may decline moderately rapidly in the future if trade levels are allowed to increase. It therefore qualifies as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 170,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Charmosyna margarethae. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/duchess-lorikeet-charmosyna-margarethae on 23/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 23/09/2023.