Rose-faced Parrot (Pionopsitta pulchra) - HBW 4, p. 458
French: Caïque à joues roses
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.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Locality Mashpi Rainforest Biodiversity Reserve, La Delicia, Pichincha Province, Ecuador (Monotypic species)
Dusan Brinkhuizen 13 December 2013 11 weeks ago 4.5
A pair on a branch
Locality Río Silanche Bird Sanctuary, Pichincha Province, Ecuador
Tadeusz Stawarczyk 24 September 2012 1 year ago 4
A single bird perched in a tree.
Locality Los Cedros Reserve, Imbabura Province, Ecuador
Scott Olmstead 18 June 2008 4 years ago 3.3