Pearly parakeet (Pyrrhura lepida)

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Pearly parakeet fact file

Pearly parakeet description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPsittaciformes
FamilyPsittacidae
GenusPyrrhura (1)

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Spanish
Cotorra Pulcra.
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Pearly parakeet status

The pearly parakeet is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1) and it is listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (June, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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Pearly parakeet on a twig  
Pearly parakeet on a twig

© Ciro Albano / NE Brazil Birding

Ciro Albano
http://www.nebrazilbirding.com

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