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

Red-capped Parrot Purpureicephalus spurius

Described by: Kuhl (1820)
Alternate common name(s): Pileated Parakeet
Old scientific name(s): Platycercus spurius


Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia - Aug 20, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Manjimup, Western Australia, Australia - Aug 26, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris  near Perth, Western Australia, Australia - Dec, 1997 © Roar Rismark 
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Sw. Australia;
Restricted range;
Ex. sw. Western Australia mostly within 100km of the coast (Perth, Narrogin, Gracetown, Manjimup).


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


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