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Malherbe's Parakeet Cyanoramphus malherbi



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Souanc√©, 1857

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bce

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Critically Endangered because, subsequent to serious declines since the 1800s, it underwent a population crash following rat invasions in 1990-2000, and it now has a very small population that has declined during the last decade. 



Population size: 50-249

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 118,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Cyanoramphus malherbi. 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.