Lilacine Amazon Amazona lilacina

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Lesson, 1844

Red List Category

Criteria: A4abcd

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small population. It is undergoing extremely rapid declines, mainly due to the impacts of habitat loss and trapping pressure. It is consequently listed as Critically Endangered.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Fundación Jocotoco

Population size: 1000-2499

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 28,200 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Amazona lilacina. Downloaded from on 17/04/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 17/04/2021.