Sinu Parakeet Pyrrhura subandina

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Todd, 1917

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii); D

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Justification of Red List category
There have been no confirmed records of this newly-split Colombian parakeet since 1949 despite extensive searches, and any remaining population is likely to be extremely small and declining. It has therefore been classified as Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct).

Population size: 1-49

Population trend: Decreasing

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Pyrrhura subandina. Downloaded from on 16/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 16/10/2019.