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Vasa Parrot Coracopsis vasa

Described by: Shaw (1812)
Alternate common name(s): Greater Vasa Parrot, Greater Vasa-Parrot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Madagascar - Aug, 1997 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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Comoro Is. and Madagascar lowlands;
Two populations;
(1) Comoro Is. (Grand Comoro, Moheli, Anjouan Is.).
(2) E. Madagascar.
Introduced to Reunion, but apparently extirpated.
(3) W. Madagascar.


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


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