Birds of Venezuela BETA

    PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae (African & New World Parrots)  
Genus: Touit (4 species, 8 worldwide)

Lilac-tailed Parrotlet
Lilac-tailed Parrotlet (Touit batavicus)
Photograph by Dave Curtis     Copyright and usage info

A rare wanderer that can turn up in small groups anywhere (ProAves), Note lilac tail and black back.

Blue-fronted Parrotlet
Blue-fronted Parrotlet (Touit dilectissimus)
ProAves Chestnut-capped Piha Reserve, Anorí, Antioquia, Colombia
  Note red around eyes and in wings (once called [Red-winged Parrot]let).
Photograph by Tropical Birding (Nick Athanas)   © All Rights Reserved.

Scarlet-shouldered Parrotlet
Scarlet-shouldered Parrotlet (Touit huetii) Vulnerable
San José del Guaviare, Colombia  
Photograph by Alejandro Montañez Mendez     Copyright and usage info

Sapphire-rumped Parrotlet
Sapphire-rumped Parrotlet (Touit purpuratus)
Photograph by Marco Cruz   © All Rights Reserved.

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