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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 its population is extremely small and each isolated subpopulation is tiny and declining as a result of trade and habitat loss. Overall, it is likely to have undergone an extremely rapid population reduction over the past three generations.



BirdLife Species Guardian: Asociación Armonia

Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 61,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Ara glaucogularis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.