Diopsittaca

The Diopsittaca genus includes two small Macaws native to South America.

Similar to the larger Macaws the Diopsittaca has a relatively large beak, large tail and a patch with naked skin extending from the eye to the lower mandible.

 

Diopsittaca nobilis
Red-shouldered Macaw

 

Species & Subspecies

  • Diopsittaca nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758) - Red-shouldered Macaw
    • Diopsittaca nobilis nobilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
    • Diopsittaca nobilis cumanensis (Lichtenstein, MHK, 1823)
    • Diopsittaca nobilis longipennis (Neumann, 1931)