Parrots (Psittacidae)

Rosy-faced Lovebird (Agapornis roseicollis) - HBW 4, p. 410

French: Inséparable rosegorge German: Rosenköpfchen Spanish: Inseparable de Namibia
Other common names: Peach-faced Lovebird

Taxonomy: Psittacus roseicollis Vieillot, 1818, Goodhouse, north-west Cape Province.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • catumbella Hall, 1952 - SW Angola N almost to Luanda.
  • roseicollis (Vieillot, 1818) - Namibia and South Africa.