Hyacinth Macaw Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Latham, 1790)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd; C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been downlisted from Endangered because evidence suggests that it has not declined as rapidly as previously thought. The rate of population decline is nevertheless suspected to have been rapid over the past three generations, thus it is now listed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 4300

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,850,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus. Downloaded from on 30/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 30/09/2023.