Bolbopsittacus: Guaiabero Parrots

Guaiabero Parrot - image by Luis V. Limchiu

The bird genus Bolbopsittacus - includes a group of parrots that are more commonly known as Guaiabero Parrots.

They occur naturally on the island of Luzon in the Philippines.


Sub-Species / Races Including Nominate:


Taxonomy:

Class: Aves ... Order: Psittaciformes ... Family: Psittacidae ... Subfamily: Psittacinae

Genus: Scientific: Bolbopsittacus ... English: Guaiabero Parrots ... Dutch: Guaiabero Papegaaien ... German: Stummelschwanzpapageien ... French: Guaiabero perroquets ... CITES II: Endangered Species

Species: Scientific: Bolbopsittacus lunulatus lunulatus ... English: Guaiabero ... Dutch: Guaiabero ... German: Stummelschwanzpapagei ... French: Petit perruche à collier d'isle Lu‡on ... CITES II - Endangered Species


Species Research by Sibylle Johnson

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