Saint Vincent Amazon Amazona guildingii


Bird, J.P., Martin, R., Akçakaya, H.R., Gilroy, J., Burfield, I.J., Garnett, S.G., Symes, A., Taylor, J., Şekercioğlu, Ç.H. and Butchart, S.H.M. 2020. Generation lengths of the world’s birds and their implications for extinction risk. Conservation Biology 34(5): 1252-1261.

Collar, N.J.; Butchart, S.H.M. 2013. Conservation breeding and avian diversity: chances and challenges. International Zoo Yearbook 48(1): 7-28.

Culzac-Wilson, L. 2005. Species conservation plan for the St Vincent Parrot Amazona guildingii. Loro Parque Fundacion, Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife.

Culzac-Wilson, L.; Glasgow, A.; Lockhart, A.; Springer, F.; Wilson, A. 2003. The Amazon guildingii: conservation status and future survival. International Aviculturalists Society.

Greenwood, A. G. 1994. St Vincent Parrot Programme: report to World Parrot Trust and the St Vincent Parrot Consortium, May 1994.

IUCN. 2020. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2020-3. Available at: (Accessed: 10 December 2020).

Juniper, T.; Parr, M. 1998. Parrots: a guide to the parrots of the world. Pica Press, Robertsbridge, UK.

Loro Parque Fundación. 2008. More help tor the St Vincent Parrot. Cyanopsitta 88: 18.

Raffaele, H.; Wiley, J.; Garrido, O.; Keith, A.; Raffaele, J. 1998. Birds of the West Indies. Christopher Helm, London.

Snyder, N.; McGowan, P.; Gilardi, J.; Grajal, A. 2000. Parrots: status survey and conservation action plan 2000-2004. International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Sweeney, R. G. 2001. Development of a management plan for a captive population of St. Vincent Amazon Parrots in Barbados. International Zoo News 48: 430-436.

Woolcock, D. 2000. Saint Vincent Parrot Consortium meeting report. PsittaScene 12: 13.

Further resources

Conservation Plan

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 guildingii. Downloaded from on 31/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 31/03/2023.