Birds of Colombia

    PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae (African & New World Parrots)  
Genus: Hapalopsittaca (2 species, 4 worldwide)

Rusty-faced Parrot
Rusty-faced Parrot (Hapalopsittaca amazonina) Near Threatened
ProAves Dusky Starfrontlet Reserve, Urrao, Antioquia, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Additional photo.

Fuertes's Parrot
Fuertes's Parrot (Hapalopsittaca fuertesi) Endangered ENDEMIC
Santa Rosa, Colombia  
Photograph by Robert Lewis   © All Rights Reserved.

Found at over 2500m on the west slope of the Central Andes.
An individual with xanthochromism.

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