Kea Nestor notabilis

Family: Strigopidae (New Zealand Parrots)

Authority: Gould, 1856

Red List Category

Criteria: A2be+4be

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Justification of Red List category
This species is believed to be declining rapidly because of predation by introduced mammals and a variety of anthropogenic threats. For this reason it is listed as Endangered.

Population size: 4000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 119,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Nestor notabilis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/03/2023.