Parrots (Psittacidae)

White-necked Parakeet (Pyrrhura albipectus) - HBW 4, p. 443

French: Conure à col blanc German: Weißhalssittich Spanish: Cotorra Cuelliblanca
Other common names: White-necked Conure, White-breasted Parakeet/Conure

Taxonomy: Pyrrhura albipectus Chapman, 1914, Zamora, 3000 feet (c. 1000 m), Loja, Ecuador.
Possible hybrids with P. melanura berlepschi in Cordillera de Cutucú suggest present species may eventually be regarded as a race of P. melanura. Monotypic.

Distribution: SE Ecuador.