Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Red-breasted Pygmy-Parrot

Red-breasted Pygmy-Parrot Micropsitta bruijnii

Described by: Salvadori (1875)
Alternate common name(s): Rose-breasted Pygmy Parrot, Mountain Pygmy-Parrot, Rose-breasted Pygmy-Parrot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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S. Moluccas, c. mountains of New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago and Solomon Is.
Four populations;
(1) S. Moluccas (Buru and Seram Is.).
(2) New Guinea.
(3) Bismarck Archipelago (New Ireland and New Britain).
(4) Solomon Is. (Bougainville, Guadalcanal and Kolombangara Is.).


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


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