Order: Psittaciformes | Family: Psittacidae | IUCN Status: Vulnerable
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Northeast Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southeast Ecuador
Status: The Red-faced Parrot is rare and inconspicuous in humid montane forests of extreme northeast Peru at elevations ranging between 2350-3000 m. It occurs in the humid forests on both sides of the upper Marañon drainage. It also occurs in Ec.
Name in Spanish: Loro de Cara Roja.
Sub-species: Red-faced Parrot (Hapalopsittaca pyrrhops), Salvin, 1876.
Meaning of Name: Hapalopsittaca: Gr. Hapalos= delicate and ptilon= feather, plumage. pyrrhops: Gr. flame-colored, red.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 08/01/2015.