Paradise Parrot Psephotellus pulcherrimus

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Gould, 1845)

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was formerly found in eastern Australia, but it is now Extinct owing mainly to drought and overgrazing. It has not been recorded since 1928.

Population size: unknown

Population trend:

Country endemic: no

Land-mass type - Australia
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Psephotellus pulcherrimus. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/paradise-parrot-psephotellus-pulcherrimus on 03/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 03/12/2023.