Alexandrine Parakeet Palaeornis eupatria

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Linnaeus, 1766)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been listed as Near Threatened on the basis of information about its population trend. Although it remains common in some areas and the status is clouded by feral/escaped populations, it is suspected to be undergoing a moderately rapid population decline owing to on-going habitat loss, persecution and trapping pressure.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 8,920,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Realm - Indomalayan
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Palaeornis eupatria. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/alexandrine-parakeet-palaeornis-eupatria on 23/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 23/09/2023.