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Cordilleran Parakeet Psittacara frontatus



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Cabanis, 1846)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2cd+3cd+4cd

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Justification of Red List category
This newly split species is listed as Near Threatened because it is suspected to be undergoing a moderately rapid population decline owing to trapping pressure, persecution and land-use change.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 427,000 km2

Country endemic: No


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Psittacara frontatus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/06/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/06/2019.