Parrots (Psittacidae)

El Oro Parakeet (Pyrrhura orcesi) - HBW 4, p. 443

French: Conure d'Orcès German: Orcessittich Spanish: Cotorra de El Oro
Other common names: El Oro Conure

Taxonomy: Pyrrhura orcesi Ridgely and Robbins, 1988, c. 9·5 road km west of Piñas, c. 900m, 3°40' S, 79°44' W, Province of El Oro, Ecuador.
Forms a superspecies with P. melanura. Monotypic.

Distribution: SW Ecuador.