VU
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

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 910 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Prosopeia splendens. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/04/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/04/2017.