Blue-winged Parrot Neophema chrysostoma

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Kuhl, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bc+4bc

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Justification of Red List category
Although this species has a large range, recording rates suggest a population decline of 30-49% within the last three generations (11 years) likely caused by land clearing for agriculture. For this reason the species is assessed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 7500-15000, 10000

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 370,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Neophema chrysostoma. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022.