Blue-throated Macaw Ara glaucogularis

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Dabbene, 1921

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bcde

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Critically Endangered because, overall, it is likely to have undergone an extremely rapid population reduction over the past three generations, such that the remaining population is likely to be tiny. However, there are some signs of recovery now.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Asociación Armonia

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 43,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Ara glaucogularis. Downloaded from on 29/11/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 29/11/2021.