Loriculus salvadorii Hachisuka, 1930

Salvador's hanging parrot



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid. Synonym of L. p. apicalis.


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)



Mindanao, Philippines


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Hachisuka, Masauji. (1930). Contributions to the birds of the Philippines, vol. 2. Ornithological Society of Japan, Supplementary Publication 14: 137-222.


Other references:

Dickinson, E. C., Kennedy, R. S. and Parkes, K. C. (1991) The birds of the Philippines: an annotated check-list. Tring, UK: British Ornithologists' Union (Check-list 12).

Forshaw, J. M. (1989). Parrots of the World, 3rd edition. Australia: Lansdowne Editions.

Hume, Julian Pender and Walters, Michael. (2012). Extinct Birds. London: T & AD Poyser. 544 p. [p. 397]

Juniper, Tony and Parr, M. (1998). Parrots: A Guide to

Knox, Alan G. and Walters, Michael P. (1994). Extinct and endangered birds in the collections of The Natural History Museum. British Ornithologists' Club Occasional Publications 1: 1-292. [p. 151]

Peters, J. L. (1937). Check list of birds of the world. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

Peters, J. L. (1961). Family Columbidae. Pp. 11-141 in Peters, J.L., ed. Check-list of birds of the world III. Boston, USA: Museum of Comparative Zoology. [relevant reference?]


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