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Yellow-eared Parrot Ognorhynchus icterotis



Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Massena & Souancé, 1854)

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Vulnerable because the known population of mature individuals is very small. However, intensive conservation action has stabilised its current range and resulted in an exceptional recovery and increase in the population size. If the number of mature individuals continues to increase the species may be downlisted further in the future.



BirdLife Species Guardian: Fundación ProAves

Population size: 1000

Population trend: Increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 44,300 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Ognorhynchus icterotis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2021.