Saffron-headed Parrot Pyrilia pyrilia

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Bonaparte, 1853)

Red List Category

Criteria: C1+2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a moderately small population which is suspected to be declining, and it therefore qualifies as Near Threatened. It is considered nationally Vulnerable in Colombia (Renjifo et al. 2002) and Venezuela (Sharpe 2008).

Population size: 4700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 577,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Pyrilia pyrilia. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2021.