Parrots (Psittacidae)

Olive-shouldered Parrot (Aprosmictus jonquillaceus) - HBW 4, p. 396

French: Perruche jonquille German: Timorsittich Spanish: Papagayo de Timor
Other common names: Timor (Red-winged) Parrot

Taxonomy: Psittacus jonquillaceus Vieillot, 1818, New Holland; error = Timor.
Forms a superspecies with A. erythropterus. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • wetterensis (Salvadori, 1891) - Wetar.
  • jonquillaceus (Vieillot, 1818) - Timor and Roti.