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Red-spectacled Amazon Amazona pretrei



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Temminck, 1830)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
The combination of a comparison of population estimates in 1971 and 1997, and deforestation rates over the same period suggest that the species has declined rapidly, qualifying the species as Vulnerable. The ongoing threats of habitat loss and trapping suggest that this decline is likely to continue.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 95,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

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