Birds of the World BETA

    PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae (African & New World Parrots)  
Genus: Myiopsitta (2 species)

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Cliff Parakeet (Myiopsitta luchsi)
Range: SA: c Bolivia

Monk Parakeet
Monk Parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus)
Range: SA: se
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

This species makes large communal stick nests.

© 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       Nicaragua       Cuba