Parrots (Psittacidae)

Rose-faced Parrot (Pionopsitta pulchra) - HBW 4, p. 458

French: Caïque à joues roses German: Rosenwangenpapagei Spanish: Lorito Carirrosado
Other common names: Beautiful Parrot

Taxonomy: Pionopsitta pulchra Berlepsch, 1897, San José, Río Dagua, Colombia.
Forms a parapatric species pair with P. haematotis, with which considered conspecific in past. Monotypic.

Distribution: Lowlands and foothills of W Colombia and NW Ecuador.