Malherbe's parakeet (Cyanoramphus malherbi)

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Adult male Malherbe's parakeet
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Malherbe's parakeet fact file

Malherbe's parakeet description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPsittaciformes
FamilyPsittacidae
GenusCyanoramphus (1)

Information on Malherbe's parakeet is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
orange-fronted parakeet.
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Malherbe's parakeet status

Malherbe's parakeet is classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (August, 2011)
    http://www.cites.org/
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Adult male Malherbe's parakeet  
Adult male Malherbe's parakeet

© Luis Ortiz-Catedral

Luis Ortiz-Catedral
http://www.massey.ac.nz/~dhbrunto/ppl/LuisOrtizCatedral.htm

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