Rueppell's Parrot (Poicephalus rueppellii) - HBW 4, p. 415
French: Perroquet de Rüppell
Spanish: Lorito de Rüppell
Taxonomy: Psittacus Rüppellii G. R. Gray, 1849, Nunez River, French Guinea; error = Damaraland.
Forms a superspecies with P. meyeri, P. cryptoxanthus and P. crassus, and possibly others. Monotypic.
Distribution: SW Angola and N & C Namibia.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Locality Windhoek, Khomas Region, Namibia (Monotypic species)
Rémi Bigonneau 20 April 2010 1 year ago 3.9
One adult (right) and two young birds
Locality Windhoek, Khomas Region, Namibia
Rémi Bigonneau 20 April 2010 1 year ago 3.2
Adult bird on a branch.
Locality Vogelpark Walsrode, Walsrode, Lower Saxony, Germany (Monotypic species)
Tomasz Doroń 20 October 2007 3 years ago 2.3