Red-tailed Amazon Amazona brasiliensis


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Lalime, J. M. 1997. What we know about the Red-tailed Amazon Amazona brasiliensis. Papageienkunde 1: 107-140.

Lalime, J. M. 1999. The Red-tailed Amazon (Amazona brasiliensis): where we are on the path to conservation. Papageienkunde 3: 33-49.

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Martuscelli, P. 1994. A parrot with a tiny distribution and a big problem: will illegal trade wipe out the Red-tailed Amazon? PsittaScene 6(3): 3-7.

Martuscelli, P. 1997. Nest predation on the Red-tailed Amazon Amazona brasiliensis in Southeastern Brazil. Papageienkunde 1: 183-188.

Martuscelli, P.; Scherer Neto, P. 1993. Conservation of the Red-tailed Amazon (Amazona brasiliensis) in Southeastern Brazil. Pitirre 6(1): 7.

Padua, S. M.; Navas, S.; Oliveira, K.; Carrillio, A. C. 2001. Saving the Red-tailed Amazon, flagship of the Atlantic rainforest in Brazil. Cyanopsitta 61: 12-17.

Schunk, F., Somenzari, M., Lugarini, C. and Soares, E.S. 2011. Plano de açao nacional para a conservaçao dos papagaios da Mata Atlântica. Série espécies ameaçadas No. 20. ICMBio.

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Waugh, D. 2006. Reproductive activity of wild Red-tailed Amazons Amazona brasiliensis. Cyanopsitta: 12-13.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Amazona brasiliensis. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/red-tailed-amazon-amazona-brasiliensis on 06/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 06/06/2023.