Yellow-headed Amazon Amazona oratrix

Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)

Authority: Ridgway, 1887

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bcd+4bcd

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Endangered owing to a very rapid population decline. The population is now so small that lower, but significant, rates of decline are likely in the future.

Population size: 4700

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 1,030,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - continent
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Nearctic
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Amazona oratrix. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/03/2023.