Birds of Colombia

    PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae (African & New World Parrots)  
Genus: Eupsittula (1 species, 5 worldwide)

Brown-throated Parakeet
Brown-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula pertinax)
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Often found in dry areas. The Brown-throated Parakeet is now found throughout the Colombian Andes, and has expanded to islands in the Caribbean as well. It is expanding its range in Central America as well.

© Tom Friedel - All Rights Reserved, except for images and data otherwise noted.       Colombia       Panama       Ecuador       Costa Rica       Mexico
Experimental sites:       Peru       Venezuela       The World       Brazil       Bolivia
Really Experimental sites:       Guyana       Cuba