Tag Archive: Sulphur-breasted Parakeet

Dec 24 2011

Sulphur-breasted Parakeet (Aratinga pintoi)

[order] PSITTACIFORMES | [family] Psittacidae | [latin] Aratinga pintoi | [authority] Statius Muller, 1776 | [UK] Sulphur-breasted Parakeet | [FR] Conure de Pinto | [DE] Sonnensittich | [ES] Conure Pinto | [NL] Zwavelborstparkiet | [copyright picture] – Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Aratinga pintoi SA Para, Brazil Genus The parrot genus Aratinga comprises 24 …

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Jan 28 2011

Sulphur breasted Parakeet discovered in 2005

sulfur-breasted parakeet

Sulphur-breasted Parakeet Aratinga pintoi NOT YET EVALUATED Sulphur-breasted Parakeet is a fairly common bird of open areas on the northern bank of the lower Amazon river in the state of Pará. Specimens of the new species have been present in collections at least from the beginning of the 20th century. One of the reasons that …

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