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 Poicephalus fuscicollis
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This taxon is Not Recognised as a species by BirdLife International.

Taxonomic source(s)
Wirminghaus, J.O., Downs, C.T., Symes, C.T.; Perrin, M. R. 2002. Taxonomic relationships of the subspecies of the Cape parrot Poicephalus robustus (Gmelin). Journal of Natural History 36(3): 361-378.

Taxonomic note
Poicephalus robustus (Sibley and Monroe 1990, 1993) was split into P. robustus and P. fuscicollis by Perrin (2005) and Wirminghaus et al. (2002), in the latest of a series of attempts to justify species status for P. robustu

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Poicephalus fuscicollis. Downloaded from on 26/10/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 26/10/2016.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Not Recognised
Family Psittacidae (Parrots)
Species name author (Kuhl, 1820)