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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Psittacidae.


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  • Some bird species like the Brotogeris pyrrhopterus, Pionus chalcopterus and Carduelis semiradskii are endangered and others have limited distribution including Forpus coelestis, Aratinga erythrogenis, and Cyanocorax mystacalis.

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  • Grey-cheeked Parakeets in Guayaquil The IUCN lists the Grey-cheeked Parakeet (Brotogeris pyrrhoptera) as endangered.

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  • Brotogeris is a genus consisting of eight species of parakeets from Latin America (Gk. Brotógērυs = with human voice; the Gk. suffix -υs is replaced with the L. suffix -is).

    May 28, 2012