Crimson Shining-parrot Prosopeia splendens

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Peale, 1848)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because it has a single small population which is declining owing to trade, habitat loss and habitat degradation.

Population size: 4000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 910 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Prosopeia splendens. Downloaded from on 10/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 10/12/2023.