|Scientific Name:||Eupsittula aurea|
|Species Authority:||(Gmelin, 1788)|
Aratinga aurea (Gmelin, 1788)
|Taxonomic Notes:||Eupsittula aurea (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) was previously placed in the genus Aratinga.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Butchart, S. & Symes, A.|
|Facilitator/Compiler(s):||Bird, J., Butchart, S. & Ekstrom, J.|
This species has an extremely large range, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of Occurrence <20,000 km2 combined with a declining or fluctuating range size, habitat extent/quality, or population size and a small number of locations or severe fragmentation). The population trend appears to be stable, and hence the species does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the population trend criterion (>30% decline over ten years or three generations). The population size has not been quantified, but it is not believed to approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the population size criterion (<10,000 mature individuals with a continuing decline estimated to be >10% in ten years or three generations, or with a specified population structure). For these reasons the species is evaluated as Least Concern.
Native:Argentina; Bolivia, Plurinational States of; Brazil; Paraguay; Peru; Suriname
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|Population:||The global population size has not been quantified, but this species is described as 'common' (Stotz et al. 1996).|
|Major Threat(s):||The species has been heavily traded: since 1981, when it was listed on CITES Appendix II, 61,311 wild-caught individuals have been recorded in international trade (UNEP-WCMC CITES Trade Database, January 2005).|
Conservation Actions Underway
The species is listed under CITES Appendix II.
|Citation:||BirdLife International 2012. Eupsittula aurea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 26 January 2015.|
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