Green-rumped Parrotlet Forpus passerinus

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 5 subspecies
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Berg, K.S., S.R. Beissinger, and J.W. Bradbury. 2013. Factors shaping the ontogeny of vocal signals in a wild parrot. Journal of Experimental Biology 216: 338-345.

Berg, K.S., S. Delgado, K.A. Cortopassi, S.R. Beissinger, and J.W. Bradbury. 2012. Vertical transmission of learned signatures in a wild parrot. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279: 585-591.

Berg, K.S., S. Delgado, R. Okawa, S.R. Beissinger, and J.W. Bradbury. 2011. Contact calls are used for individual mate recognition in free-ranging green-rumped parrotlets (Forpus passerinus). Animal Behavior 81: 241-248.

Recommended Citation

Green-rumped Parrotlet (Forpus passerinus), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: