Red-fronted Parrotlet Touit costaricensis

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Cory, 1913)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a small population and is restricted to a moderately small range. Habitat loss is however low within the range, particularly in the highlands, and the species is not facing substantial threats. It is therefore listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: 3000-12000 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 36,000 km2

Country endemic: no

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Touit costaricensis. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/red-fronted-parrotlet-touit-costaricensis on 05/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 05/12/2023.