Black-capped Conure Pyrrhura rupicola

Black-capped Conure
Black-capped Conure
The Black-capped Conure, also called the Rock Parakeet, is native to Peru, Bolivia and western Brazil.
Sandia Black-capped Conure
Sandia Black-capped Conure
Sandia Black-capped Conure
The nominal subspecies' range is central Peru. The other subspecies, shown on this page, also called the Sandia Conure (P. r. sandiae) has the remainder of range.
Sandia Black-capped Conure
Sandia Black-capped Conure
Sandia Black-capped Conure
In addition to the black cap, it has a pretty, lace collar.
Sandia Black-capped Conures
Sandia Black-capped Conures
Sandia Black-capped Conures
As with other Pyrrhura conures, male and female have similar plumage.