IUCN threat status:

Extinct (EX)


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Range Description

Ara erythrocephala was described by Gosse in 1847 as occurring in the mountains of Trelawny and St Anne's, Jamaica, based on a bird "procured by Mr White, proprietor of the Oxford Estate" (Rothschild 1905). It is thought to have become extinct in the early 19th century.


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