Taxon profile


Pyrrhura Bonaparte, 1856

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 25

species Pyrrhura albipectus Chapman, 1914 - White-necked Parakeet
species Pyrrhura amazonum Hellmayr, 1906 - Hellmayr's Parakeet
species Pyrrhura calliptera (Massena & Souancé, 1854) - Brown-breasted Parakeet
species Pyrrhura cruentata (Wied-Neuwied, 1820) - Blue-throated Parakeet

Pyrrhura cruentata

species Pyrrhura devillei (Massena & Souancé, 1854) - Blaze-winged Parakeet
species Pyrrhura egregia (P. L. Sclater, 1881) - Fiery-shouldered Parakeet

Pyrrhura egregia

species Pyrrhura emma Salvadori, 1891 - Venezuelan Parakeet
species Pyrrhura frontalis (Vieillot, 1818) - Maroon-bellied Parakeet

Pyrrhura frontalis

species Pyrrhura griseipectus Salvadori, 1900 - Gray-breasted Parakeet

Pyrrhura griseipectus

species Pyrrhura hoematotis Souancé, 1857 - Red-eared Parakeet
species Pyrrhura hoffmanni (Cabanis, 1861) - Sulphur-winged Parakeet

Pyrrhura hoffmanni

species Pyrrhura lepida (Wagler, 1832) - Pearly Parakeet

Pyrrhura lepida

species Pyrrhura leucotis (Kuhl, 1820) - White-eared Parakeet
species Pyrrhura lucianii (Deville, 1851) - Deville's Parakeet
species Pyrrhura melanura (Spix, 1824) - Maroon-tailed Parakeet

Pyrrhura melanura

species Pyrrhura molinae (Massena & Souancé, 1854) - Green-cheeked Parakeet

Pyrrhura molinae

species Pyrrhura orcesi Ridgely & Robbins, 1988 - El Oro Parakeet
species Pyrrhura perlata (Spix, 1824) - Pearly Parakeet

Pyrrhura perlata

species Pyrrhura pfrimeri Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920 - Pfrimer's Parakeet

Pyrrhura pfrimeri

species Pyrrhura picta (Müller, 1776) - Painted Parakeet

Pyrrhura picta

species Pyrrhura rhodocephala (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1871) - Rose-headed Parakeet

Pyrrhura rhodocephala

species Pyrrhura roseifrons (G. R. Gray, 1859) - Red-crowned Parakeet

Pyrrhura roseifrons

species Pyrrhura rupicola (Tschudi, 1844) - Black-capped Parakeet

Pyrrhura rupicola

species Pyrrhura viridicata Todd, 1913 - Santa Marta Parakeet

Nomina dubia dub.

species Pyrrhura parvifrons Arndt, 2008 dub.

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1320604]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Pyrrhura Bonaparte, 1856]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Pyrrhura Bonaparte, 1856]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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dub. nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application