Family: Psittacidae (Parrots)
Authority: Todd, 1925
Red List Category
Based on a model of future deforestation in the Amazon basin, and the potential susceptibility of this newly split species to hunting, it is suspected that its population will decline rapidly over three generations from 2002, and it is therefore listed as Vulnerable.
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Pionites xanthurus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2019.