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Vinaceous-breasted Amazon Amazona vinacea



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Kuhl, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered because recent population estimates from Brazil indicate that the global population is very small, and has suffered a rapid decline owing to extensive habitat loss and fragmentation, compounded by trade, and rapid declines are projected to continue. Further clarification is needed as to whether any Brazilian subpopulations exceed 250 individuals.



Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 1,230,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

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