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Hispaniolan Parakeet Psittacara chloropterus



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Souanc√©, 1856)

Red List Category

Criteria: B1ab(i,ii,iii,v); C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small and fragmented range and population, which continues to decline as a result of habitat loss and persecution. It consequently qualifies as Vulnerable.



Population size: 1500-7000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 63,700 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Psittacara chloropterus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.