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Black-headed Parrot

Pionites melanocephalus (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Black-headed Parrot (Pionites melanocephalus ; sometimes incorrectly Pionites melanocephala), also known as the Black-headed Caique, Black-capped Parrot or Pallid Parrot (for P. m. pallidus), is one of the two species in the genus Pionites of the Psittacidae family; the other species being the allopatric White-bellied Parrot. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Psittacidae
Genus:
  Pionites

Scientific:
  Pionites melanocephalus

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.102

Protonym:
  Psittacus melanocephalus

Avibase ID:
  C0827011843080CF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C0827011

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 714062

Geographic range:

  • Pionites melanocephalus melanocephalus: SE Colombia to Venezuela, the Guianas and n Brazil
  • Pionites melanocephalus pallidus: S Colombia to e Ecuador and ne Peru
English:
Black-headed Parrot
Czech:
amazónek černotemenný
German:
Grünzügelpapagei
Danish:
Sortkronet Korthalepapegøje
Spanish:
Lorito Chirlecrés
Finnish:
mustalakkiaratti
French:
Maïpouri à tête noire
Italian:
Pappagallo testanera
Japanese:
zuguroshiroharainko
Japanese:
ズグロシロハラインコ
Dutch:
Zwartkopcaique
Norwegian:
Svartkronet Hvitbukpapegøye
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svartkrona kvitbukpapegøye
Polish:
barwinka czarnoglowa
Portuguese:
Marianinha-de-cabeça-preta
Portuguese (Brazil):
Marianinha-de-cabeça-preta
Russian:
Черноголовый белобрюхий попугай
Slovak:
tepuj čiernohlavý
Swedish:
svarthuvad vitbukspapegoja
Ukrainian:
Папуга-білочеревець чорноголовий
Chinese:
黑冠鹦哥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Caïque maïpouri ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Caïque maïpourri ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Black-headed Caique ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Black-headed Caique ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Black-headed Caique ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Black-headed Caique ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Black-crowned Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pionites melanocephala [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pionites melanocephala [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pionites melanocephala [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephala) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Black-headed Parrot ( Pionites melanocephalus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pionites melanocephalus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pionites melanocephalus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Arawak: Kuriakuria
Catalan: Lloro capnegre
Carib: Kai'kai, Pyryipyryi, Taguigna-guigna
Czech: amazónek černotemenný, Papoušek cernotemenný
Danish: Sortkronet Korthalepapegøje
German: Grünzügelpapagei, Grünzügel-Papagei
English: Black headed Parrot, Black-crowned Parrot, Black-headed Caique, Black-headed Parrot
English (IOC): Black-headed Parrot
Spanish: Cotorra Pechiblanca, Lorito Chirlecrés, Lorito Chirlicrés, Lorito Gordo de Cabeza Negra, Perico Calzoncito
Spanish (Colombia): Cotorra Pechiblanca
Spanish (Ecuador): Loro Coroninegro
Spanish (Spain): Lorito Chirlecrés
Spanish (HBW): Black-headed Parrot
Spanish (Peru): Loro de Cabeza Negra
Spanish (Venezuela): Perico Calzoncito
Estonian: mustpea-papagoi
Finnish: Mustalakkiaratti
French: Caïque à tête noire, Caïque maïpouri, Caïque maïpourri, Maïpouri à tête noire
Guianese Creole French: Périch-maypouri
Hungarian: feketesapkás papagáj
Italian: Caicco testanera, Pappagallo testanera
Japanese: zuguroshiroharainko
Japanese: ズグロシロハラインコ
Scientific: Pionites melanocephala, Pionites melanocephalus, Pionites melanocephalus melanocephalus, Psittacus melanocephalus
Lithuanian: Juodagalvė baltapilvė papūga
Dutch: Zwartkopcaique
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svartkrona kvitbukpapegøye
Norwegian: Svartkappet hvitbukspapegøye, Svartkronet Hvitbukpapegøye, Svartkronet hvitbukspapegøye
Wayampi: Tapi'ilaãnga
Palikúr: Suyan-arudikavra
Polish: barwinka czarnoglowa, barwinka czarnogłowa, białobrzuszka czarnogłowa
Portuguese: cabeça-preta, maipuré, marianinha-da-cabeça-preta, Marianinha-de-cabeça-preta, periquito-de-cabeça-preta
Portuguese (Brazil): cabeça-preta, maipuré, marianinha-da-cabeça-preta, marianinha-de-cabeca-preta, Marianinha-de-cabeça-preta, periquito-de-cabeça-preta
Portuguese (Portugal): Marianinha-de-cabeça-preta
Russian: Черноголовый белобрюхий попугай, Черноголовый Попугай
Slovak: tepuj čiernohlavý, Tepuj čiernotemenný
Serbian: Crnokapi papagaj
Saramaccan: Dampiy-kutu
Sranan: Wetbereprakiki
Swedish: Svarthuvad vitbukspapegoja
Ukrainian: Папуга-білочеревець чорноголовий
Wayana: Wapëjek
Chinese: 黑冠鹦哥
Chinese (Traditional): 黑頭鸚哥

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