The Info List - Eupsittula

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Eupsittula nana Eupsittula canicularis Eupsittula aurea Eupsittula pertinax Eupsittula cactorum

Eupsittula is a genus of South and Middle American parakeets in the tribe Arini. Until 2013, all the species were believed to belong to the genus Aratinga.[1] Some of the Eupsittula species are kept in aviculture or as companion parrots, where they are commonly known as conures. Species[edit]

Eupsittula nana (Vigors, 1830) - olive-throated parakeet Eupsittula canicularis (Linnaeus, 1758) - orange-fronted parakeet Eupsittula aurea (Gmelin, 1788) - peach-fronted parakeet Eupsittula pertinax (Linnaeus, 1758) - brown-throated parakeet Eupsittula cactorum (Kuhl, 1820) - Caatinga parakeet


^ Remsen, Jr., J.V.; Schirtzinger, E.E.; Ferraroni, Anna; Silveira, Luís Fábio; & Wright, Timothy F. (24 April 2013). DNA-sequence data require revision of the parrot genus Aratinga (Aves: Psittacidae). Zootaxa 3641(3): 296–300. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3641.3.9

Taxon identifiers

Wd: Q14472604 GBIF: 4851434 NCBI: 1548947

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