White-eyed Parakeet Psittacara leucophthalmus

  • Order: Psittaciformes
  • Family: Psittacidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
  • Authors needed...


Gilardi, J.D, and C.A. Toft. 2012. Parrots eat nutritious foods despite toxins. PLoS ONE 7: e38293. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038293

Greeney, H.F., M.E. Juiña J., J.B.C. Harris, M.T. Wickens, B. Winger, R.A. Gelis, E.T. Miller, and A. Solano-Ugalde. 2010. Observations on the breeding biology of birds in south-east Ecuador. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 130: 61-68.

Tucunduva, P., M. B. Rodrigues, R. B. Junger de Carvalho, and B. P. Berto. 2018. Eimeria psittacarae n. sp. (Apicomplexa: Eimeiriidae) from white-eyed parakeets Psittacara leucophthalmus (Müller, 1776) (Psittaciformes: Psittacidae) kept for rehabilitation and reintroduction in the Parque Nacional da Serra dos Órgãos, Southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 4459: 164-170. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4459.1.7

Recommended Citation

White-eyed Parakeet (Psittacara leucophthalmus), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/whepar2