Mountain Parakeet Psilopsiagon aurifrons (prev. Bolborhynchus aurifrons)

Mountain Parakeet
Mountain Parakeet
The Mountain Parakeet lives at high altitude in the Andes of Argentina, Chile, Bolivia and Peru.
Mountain Parakeets
Mountain Parakeets
Mountain Parakeet
The Latin name "aurifrons" means gold-fronted but only the male (above right) has a yellow front (brow, face, chest, belly), the female (above left) being plainer green.
Red-billed Mountain Parakeet male Male "rubrirostris" with pink bill
Red-billed Mountain Parakeet male Male "rubrirostris" with pink bill
Red-billed Mountain Parakeet female "Have you seen the time?"
The Red-billed subspecies of Mountain Parakeet (Psilopsiagon aurifrons rubrirostris), above, native to Chile, has less yellow on its front. The male has a pale pink bill.
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Sierra/Grey Hooded Parakeet Psilopsiagon aymara (prev. Bolborhynchus aymara)

Sierra Parakeet
Grey-hooded Parakeet
The Sierra Parakeet, also called the Grey-hooded Parakeet, lives at high altitude in the Andes of Argentina, Chile and Bolivia.
Sierra Parakeet
Grey-hooded Parakeet
Sierra Parakeet
Grey-hooded Parakeet