Parrots (Psittacidae)

Golden-tailed Parrotlet (Touit surda) - HBW 4, p. 456

French: Toui à queue d'or German: Gelbschwanzpapagei Spanish: Cotorrita Sorda

Taxonomy: Psittacus surdus Kuhl, 1820, Brazil.
NE Brazilian population, if proven racially distinct, must be known as chryseura (Swainson, 1820), not ruficauda Berla, 1954. Monotypic.

Distribution: NE & E Brazil.