Maroon-faced parakeet (Pyrrhura leucotis)

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Maroon-faced parakeet fact file

Maroon-faced parakeet description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPsittaciformes
FamilyPsittacidae
GenusPyrrhura (1)

Information on the maroon-faced parakeet is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
White-eared parakeet.
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Maroon-faced parakeet status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (June, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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Maroon-faced parakeet portrait

© João Quental (JQuental) / http://jquental.multiply.com

João Quental
http://jquental.multiply.com

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