Yellow-crowned Amazon (Amazona ochrocephala)

​Date published: August 2016

Assessment Summary

The Technical Assessment Panel (TAP) assessed Yellow-crowned amazon (Amazona ochrocephala) as being not dangerous to humans, having a moderate establishment risk and a high consequence of establishment (risk that an established population would cause harm) if they established in Tasmania.  Consequently, the TAP assessment concluded that the risk posed by importing Yellow-crowned amazon (Amazona ochrocephala) into Tasmania is serious and therefore approval to import and keep this species is only granted to Wildlife Exhibition Licence holders approved to keep serious threat species.

Assessment Documentation

  Yellow-crowned Amazon species profile   (968Kb)

  Yellow-crowned Amazon Risk Assessment   (366Kb)


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