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Green-cheeked Amazon – Species Information from Priam Parrot Breeding Centre

Green-cheeked Amazon – Species Information

Tags: , . December 24, 2009

Green Cheeked Amazon

Amazona viridigenalis

Also known as the Red-crowned Amazon, the combination of high levels of exploitation for the cagebird trade, long-term habitat loss and reduced density estimates indicates that this species is declining very rapidly.

Species Distribution Map

Amazona viridigenalis
Amazona viridigenalis

Current Species Information & Fact Sheets

» Birdlife International (2009) Species factsheet

» 2009 IUCN Red List Category: EN (endangered)

» CITES Appendix II

» Open Species Distribution Map in Google Maps