Lilacine Amazon Amazona lilacina

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Lesson, 1844

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
This newly described species is listed as Endangered because it is estimated to have a very small and fragmented population, which is inferred to be in on-going decline owing to continued habitat loss and trapping pressure.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Fundación Jocotoco

Population size: 600-1700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 44,500 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Amazona lilacina. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/06/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/06/2020.