Psittacara

Psittacara have a green tail and greater wing coverts.

In aviculture they are also known as conure (a large group containing several species).

Until 2013 these species were included in the Aratinga genus but recent DNA studies resulted in a split.

 

Psittacara brevipes
Socorro Parakeet

Psittacara chloropterus
Hispaniolan Parakeet

Psittacara erythrogenys
Red-masked Parakeet

Psittacara euops
Cuban Parakeet

Psittacara finschi
Finsch's Parakeet

Psittacara holochlorus
Green Parakeet

Psittacara leucophthalmus
White-eyed Parakeet

Psittacara maugei
Puerto Rican Parakeet

Psittacara mitratus
Mitred Parakeet

Psittacara rubritorquis
Red-throated Parakeet

Psittacara strenuus
Pacific Parakeet

Psittacara wagleri
Scarlet-fronted Parakeet

Psittacara frontatus
Cordilleran Parakeet

Species & Subspecies

  • Psittacara brevipes (Lawrence, 1871) - Socorro Parakeet
  • Psittacara chloropterus (Souancé, 1856) - Hispaniolan Parakeet
  • Psittacara erythrogenys (Lesson, R, 1844) - Red-masked Parakeet
  • Psittacara euops (Wagler, 1832) - Cuban Parakeet
  • Psittacara finschi (Salvin, 1871) - Finsch's Parakeet
  • Psittacara holochlorus (Sclater, PL, 1859) - Green Parakeet
    • Psittacara holochlorus holochlorus (Sclater, PL, 1859)
    • Psittacara holochlorus brewsteri (Nelson, 1928)
  • Psittacara leucophthalmus (Statius Müller, PL, 1776) - White-eyed Parakeet
    • Psittacara leucophthalmus leucophthalmus (Statius Müller, PL, 1776)
    • Psittacara leucophthalmus callogenys (Salvadori, 1891)
    • Psittacara leucophthalmus nicefori (Meyer de Schauensee, 1946)
  • Psittacara maugei (Souancé, 1856) - Puerto Rican Parakeet
  • Psittacara mitratus (Tschudi, 1844) - Mitred Parakeet
    • Psittacara mitratus mitratus (Tschudi, 1844)
    • Psittacara mitratus chlorogenys (Arndt, 2006)
    • Psittacara mitratus tucumanus (Arndt, 2006)
  • Psittacara rubritorquis (Sclater, PL, 1887) - Red-throated Parakeet
  • Psittacara strenuus (Ridgway, 1915) Pacific Parakeet
  • Psittacara wagleri (Gray, GR, 1845) Scarlet-fronted Parakeet
    • Psittacara wagleri wagleri (Gray, GR, 1845)
    • Psittacara wagleri transilis (Peters, JL, 1927)
  • Psittacara frontatus (Cabanis, 1846) - Cordilleran Parakeet
    • Psittacara frontatus frontatus (Cabanis, 1846)
    • Psittacara frontatus minor (Carriker, 1933)