Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Green-cheeked Parakeet

Green-cheeked Parakeet Pyrrhura molinae

Described by: Massena; Souance (1854)
Alternate common name(s): Green-cheeked Conure, Yellow-sided Parakeet
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Via Gracia, Santa Cruz, Bolivia - Oct 16, 2010 © Gerry Mielke  Via Gracia, Santa Cruz, Bolivia - Oct 16, 2010 © Gerry Mielke  Valle Esperanza, Santa Cruz, Bolivia - Oct 26, 2010 © Gerry Mielke 
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Wc. South America;
(1) Sw. Brazil to ne. Bolivia.
(2) Highlands of e. Bolivia. The Yellow-sided Parakeet occurs in sw. Brazil (w. Mato Grosso).
(3) Lowlands of e. Bolivia (Chiquitos).
(4) Ex. e. Bolivia and sw. Brazil.
(5) S. Bolivia to nw. Argentina.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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