IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)


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Range Description

Pyrrhura lepida occurs in north-east Brazil south of the Amazon (Juniper and Parr 1998). There are three recognised subspecies: the nominate in Belm and near the rio Capim, Par, east to So Lus, Maranho; coerulescens in north Maranho east of Rosrio; and anerythra in the catchment of the upper rio Xing and its tributaries, from the rio Pracu and the left bank of the rio Tocantins (Juniper and Parr 1998). It is generally uncommon and declining.


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