Imperial Amazon Amazona imperialis

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Richmond, 1899

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
Conservation action over the past 30 years has improved the status of this species. Numbers have increased in recent years, but there may still be fewer than 250 mature individuals, qualifying the species as Endangered. If the population continues to increase, it will be eventually downlisted to Vulnerable unless there are concomitant decreases in available habitat.

Population size: 160-240

Population trend: Increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 240 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Amazona imperialis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2019.