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Nanday Parakeet Nandayus nenday

Described by: Vieillot (1823)
Alternate common name(s): Nanday Conure, Black-hooded Conure, Black-hooded Parakeet, Black-headed Parakeet, Black-headed Conure
Old scientific name(s): Aratinga nenday


Costanero Sur, Argentina - Sep, 2003 © Mark Harper  Paraguay River, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Jun, 2006 © Lou Hegedus  Paraguay River, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Jun, 2006 © Lou Hegedus  near Pixiam, Pantanal, Brazil - Nov, 2004 © Frank R. Stermitz 
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Interior s. South America;
Se. Bolivia (se. Santa Cruz), Paraguay, n. Argentina (Formosa, Chaco, Santa Fe) and adjacent sw. Brazil (s. Mato Grosso, Pantanal (Rio Paraguay, Pixiam)).
Introduced in se. United States (Florida). Feral populations in vicinity of Buenos Aires city and Canada.


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


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