Psittaculirostris

The Psittaculirostris genus includes three species of parrots native to New Guinea.

The plumage is primarily green, the head and throat has a mix of different colours.

They are rare in aviculture.

 

Psittaculirostris desmarestii
Large Fig Parrot

Psittaculirostris edwardsii
Edwards's Fig Parrot

Psittaculirostris salvadorii
Salvadori's Fig Parrot

Species & Subspecies

  • Psittaculirostris desmarestii (Desmarest, 1826) - Large Fig Parrot
    • Psittaculirostris desmarestii desmarestii (Desmarest, 1826)
    • Psittaculirostris desmarestii blythii (Wallace, 1864)
    • Psittaculirostris desmarestii cervicalis (Salvadori & D'Albertis, 1875)
    • Psittaculirostris desmarestii godmani (Ogilvie-Grant, 1911)
    • Psittaculirostris desmarestii occidentalis (Salvadori, 1876)
  • Psittaculirostris edwardsii (Oustalet, 1885) - Edwards's Fig Parrot
  • Psittaculirostris salvadorii (Oustalet, 1880) -¬†Salvadori's Fig Parrot