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Deville's Conure  

Also Known As: Deville's Parakeet, Bonaparte's Conure
 
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Deville's Conure has previously been classified as a subspecies of the Painted Conure (P. picta).

Species Profile
Genus:
Pyrrhura

Species:
lucianii

Size: Adult Weight:
22cm (8.6 in) Not available

Races including nominate:
one

Colourization Adult: Both adults mainly green in colour; dark brown crown to nape; dark red/brown frons, lores and face; yellow/brown ear coverts; off-white/yellow scalloping on dull green breast; green bend of wing; brown/red patch in middle of abdomen; brown/red tail turning to green toward base. Bill dark grey. Eye ring bare and off-white. Eye brown.

Colourization Juvenile: Undescribed

Call: Not recorded

Recent Academic Research: Google Scholar - search results

 

Content Sources:

Lexicon of Parrots http://www.arndt-verlag.com/projekt/birds_3.cgi?Desc=E252.htm&Pic=252_1.JPG

Parrots: A Guide to Parrots of the World, Juniper and Parr, 1998.

Parrots of the World, Forshaw, 2006.

Parrots in Aviculture, Low, 1992.