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Green-thighed Parrot Pionites leucogaster



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Kuhl, 1820)

Red List Category

Criteria: A4cd

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Justification of Red List category

Based on a model of deforestation in the Amazon basin, and the potential susceptibility of this newly split species to hunting, it is suspected that its population will decline very rapidly over three generations from 2002, and it is therefore listed as Endangered.



Population size: unknown

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 2,140,000 km2

Country endemic: No


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Pionites leucogaster. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/07/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/07/2019.