Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Green-rumped Parrotlet

Green-rumped Parrotlet Forpus passerinus

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Guianan Parrotlet, Guiana Parrotlet, Common Parrolet, Blue-winged Parrotlet
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Awala-Yalimapo, French Guiana - Jul 22, 2002 © Pascal Dubois  Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago - Feb, 2006 © Kent Nickell 
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Ne. South America;
Three populations;
(1) N. Colombia.
(2) N. Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago.
Introduced to the West Indies (Curacao, Jamaica and Barbados).
(3) Guyana, Surinam and Guiana (Awala-Yalimapo).
(4) N. Brazil.
(5) Nc. and E. Brazil.


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


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