Niam-niam Parrot (Poicephalus crassus) - HBW 4, p. 415
French: Perroquet des niam-niam
Spanish: Lorito Niam-niam
Taxonomy: Pionias crassus Sharpe, 1884, Ndoruma, upper Uelle River.
Forms a superspecies with P. meyeri, P. rueppellii and P. cryptoxanthus, and possibly others. Formerly treated as a race of P. cryptoxanthus, to which is morphologically extremely close. Monotypic.
Distribution: SW Chad through Central African Republic to extreme SW Sudan and extreme N Zaire.
- Least Concern
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