Taxon profile


Red-shouldered Macaw
Diopsittaca nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Psittaciformes - parrots »  family Psittacidae - African and New World parrots »  genus Diopsittaca

Scientific synonyms

Psittacus nobilis Linnaeus, 1758 o
Sittace nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Conurus nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Psittacara nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Macrocercus nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Arara nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ara nobilis nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ara nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Arara cayana Lesson, 1831
Conurus cyanothrix Finsch, 1867

Other names

= Hahn's Macaw
= Long-winged Macaw
= Neumann's Macaw
= Noble Macaw
= Northern Red-shouldered Macaw

Least Concern LC


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Diopsittaca nobilis cumanensis (Lichtenstein, 1823) - Southern Red-shouldered Macaw
subspecies Diopsittaca nobilis longipennis Neumann, 1931
subspecies Diopsittaca nobilis nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Diopsittaca nobilis nobilis

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [61958763]

Bird Life [] [as Diopsittaca nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [61958763]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Diopsittaca nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Diopsittaca nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 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 Diopsittaca nobilis]
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 Diopsittaca nobilis Linnaeus, 1758]
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 Diopsittaca nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Diopsittaca nobilis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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