Graydidascalus

The monotypic Graydidascalus genus include a single species: Short-tailed parrot.

It can be found along the Amazon river in Brazil, Colombia, Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru.

It is about 24 cm long and mainly green; as the name implies the tail is very short tail compared to other parrot species.

 

Graydidascalus brachyurus
Short-tailed Parrot

 

Species & Subspecies

  • Graydidascalus brachyurus (Temminck & Kuhl, 1820) - Short-tailed Parrot