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Sun Parakeet Aratinga solstitialis

Described by: Snethlage (1914)
Alternate common name(s): Sun Conure
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Cincinnati Zoo, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA - Mar 11, 2001 © William Hull  Palumeu, Suriname - Oct 24, 2006 © Ted Reissing 
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Ne. South America n. of the Amazon;
Ex. se. Venezuela, c. Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and Amazonian ne. Brazil (Roraima and Amazonas).


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


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