Parrots (Psittacidae)

Puerto Rican Amazon (Amazona vittata) - HBW 4, p. 468

French: Amazone de Porto Rico German: Puerto-Rico-Amazone Spanish: Amazona Portorriqueña
Other common names: Puerto Rican Parrot

Taxonomy: Psittacus vittatus Boddaert, 1783, Santo Domingo = Puerto Rico.
Race gracilipes of Culebra I, off Puerto Rico, now extinct. One extant subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • vittata (Boddaert, 1783) - Puerto Rico.