Taxon profile


Turquoise Parrot
Neophema pulchella (Shaw, 1792)

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

Scientific synonyms

Psittacus pulchellus Shaw, 1792
Lathamus azureus Lesson, 1830
Neophema pulchella dombraini Mathews, 1915
Psittacus edwardsii Bechstein, 1811

Other names

= Turquoise Parakeet

Least Concern


Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22685209]

Bird Life [] [as Neophema pulchella (Shaw, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [18a3adb5-3ffd-4396-a0f5-0f6b3edd75cf]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Neophema pulchella (Shaw, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [54528]

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 Neophema pulchella Shaw, 1792]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Neophema pulchella (Shaw, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Neophema pulchella (Shaw, 1792)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Neophema pulchella]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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