Taxon profile


Blue-headed Macaw
Primolius couloni (P. L. Sclater, 1876)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Psittaciformes - parrots »  family Psittacidae - parrots »  genus Primolius

Scientific synonyms

Ara couloni Sclater, 1876
Propyrrhura couloni (Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920)

Other names

= Coulon's Macaw

Vulnerable VU


Taxon in country check-lists*

South America: Bolivia, Brazil, Peru

* List of countries might not be complete


Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22685593]

Bird Life [] [as Primolius couloni (P.L. Sclater, 1876)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22685593]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Primolius couloni (P.L. Sclater, 1876)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Primolius couloni (Sclater, PL, 1876)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Primolius couloni]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Primolius couloni P. L. Sclater, 1876]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Primolius couloni Sclater, 1876]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Primolius couloni]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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