Yellow-eared Parrot Ognorhynchus icterotis

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: (Massena & Souancé, 1854)

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Endangered because the known population of mature individuals is extremely small; however, intensive conservation action has stabilised its current range and resulted in a population increase. If the number of mature individuals continues to increase the species may be downlisted in the future.

BirdLife Species Guardian: Fundación ProAves

Population size: 212

Population trend: Increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 168,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Ognorhynchus icterotis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/10/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/10/2020.