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

Red Shining-Parrot Prosopeia tabuensis

Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): Maroon Shining Parrot, Red-breasted Shining-Parrot, Red Musk-Parrot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Fiji Is.;
(1) Taveuni and Qamea Is.
(2) Vanua Levu, Kioa and Kadavu.
(3) Koro Is.
(4) Gau Is. and Tonga (Eua Is. and Tongatapu Is., where now extirpated).


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


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