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Timneh Parrot Psittacus timneh



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Fraser, 1844

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bcd+3bcd

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been uplisted to Endangered because it is subject to heavy trapping pressure across much of its range. In combination with the high rate of ongoing habitat loss, the species is therefore suspected to be declining rapidly over three generations (47 years).



Population size: 100000-499999

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 541,000 km2

Country endemic: No


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Psittacus timneh. 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.