Black-winged Lory Eos cyanogenia

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Bonaparte, 1850

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This parrot qualifies as Vulnerable because it has a small population that is undergoing a continuing decline owing to exploitation for the cagebird trade and loss of lowland forest. However there is very little recent data on this species, which may be declining more rapidly, or may be secure, on Supiori.

Population size: 2500-9999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 10,800 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Eos cyanogenia. Downloaded from on 30/06/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 30/06/2022.