The Jandaya Parakeet occurs in north-eastern Brazil. The global population size has not been quantified yet, but the species is described as rare. The population is suspected to be stable since there is no evidence for any declines or substantial threats.
■ Listed in Appendix II of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES, or Washington Convention).
■ Phylum Chordata – chordates
■ Class Aves – birds
■ Order Psittaciformes – parrots
■ Family Psittacidae – true parrots
■ Species Aratinga jandaya – Jandaya Parakeet