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Cuban Amazon Amazona leucocephala



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Linnaeus, 1758)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Near Threatened because it is suspected to have undergone a population reduction in Cuba, which has not ceased, owing mainly to trapping and destruction of nest sites.



Population size: 13600-23000

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 590,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Amazona leucocephala. 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.