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Green Parakeet Aratinga holochlora

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2007 Least Concern
2004 Not Recognised
2000 Not Recognised
1994 Not Recognised
1988 Not Recognised

Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency Medium
Land mass type   Average mass 166 g

Distribution

  Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 169,000 medium
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -

Population & trend

  Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals 200000 poor Estimated 2009
Population trend Stable -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 7 - - -
Trend justification: The population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage
El Salvador Native Extant Yes    
Guatemala Native Extant Yes    
Honduras Native Extant Yes    
Mexico Native Extant Yes    
Nicaragua Native Extant Yes    

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
El Salvador Deininger site factsheet
El Salvador El Imposible Forest site factsheet
El Salvador Jiquilisco and Jaltepeque site factsheet
El Salvador La Joya site factsheet
El Salvador La Unión Bay site factsheet
El Salvador San Miguel Volcano/El Jocotal Lagoon site factsheet
El Salvador San Salvador Volcano site factsheet
El Salvador The Balsam Range site factsheet
Nicaragua Chocoyero - El Brujo - Montibelli and adjacent landscape site factsheet
Nicaragua Cosiguina Volcano site factsheet
Nicaragua Maderas Volcano site factsheet
Nicaragua Mombacho Volcano site factsheet
Nicaragua San Cristóbal-Casita-Chonco Volcanic Complex site factsheet

Habitats & altitude

Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Artificial/Terrestrial Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest suitable resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Dry major resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland major resident
Forest Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane suitable resident
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable resident
Altitude 0 - 2200 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Utilisation

Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild International Non-trivial Recent
Sport Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Aratinga holochlora. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/07/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/07/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Least Concern
Family Psittacidae (Parrots)
Species name author (Sclater, 1859)
Population size 200000 mature individuals
Population trend Stable
Distribution size (breeding/resident) 169,000 km2
Country endemic? No
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species