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Golden-capped Parakeet Aratinga auricapillus



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Kuhl, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is thought to have a moderately small population which is suspected to be declining in some areas owing primarily to habitat loss. However, it seems to cope relatively well with the alteration of its habitat. It is consequently classified as Near Threatened.



Population size: 6700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,030,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Aratinga auricapillus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2016.