Antipodes Parakeet Cyanoramphus unicolor

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Lear, 1831)

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
Chance introductions of carnivorous mammals to the tiny predator-free islands where this species lives could quickly impact it. It is therefore classified as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2000-3000

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 44 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Cyanoramphus unicolor. Downloaded from on 18/08/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 18/08/2022.