Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Brown-throated Parakeet Eupsittula pertinax subsp. xanthogenia

Photo: Hans Smulders

Classification

Eupsittula [genus]
pertinax [species] (3)
xanthogenia [subspecies]

Classification

Eupsittula [genus]
pertinax [species] (3)
xanthogenia [subspecies]

Names

Dutch name Maïsparkiet
Alternative Dutch name West-Indische Parkiet
English name Brown-throated Parakeet
Alternative English name Caribbean Parroquet
Alternative English name Caribbean Parakeet
Papiamento name Prikichi
Valid name Eupsittula pertinax subsp. xanthogenia (Bonaparte, 1850)
Synonym Aratinga pertinax xanthogenius (Bonaparte, 1850)

Classification