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Brown-backed Parrotlet Touit melanonotus



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Wied, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species's population is likely to be small and declining, with small subpopulations. For these reasons the species is classified as Vulnerable.



Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 400,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Touit melanonotus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.