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El Oro Parakeet Pyrrhura orcesi



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Ridgely & Robbins, 1988

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is known from few areas in a very small range. Remaining habitat is fragmented, and both range and population are probably declining rapidly. As a result, it qualifies as Endangered.



Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 4,700 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pyrrhura orcesi. 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.