(syn. Coracopsis Ϯ Greater Vasa Parrot C. vasa) Malagasy name Vaza for the Greater Vasa Parrot (cf. specific name Psittacus vasa Shaw, 1812) (see vasa); "VAZA.  Vaza.  ...  GENRE VAZA (Vaza, de Lesson).  ...  Le VAZA NOIR (Vasa obscura; Psittacus obscurus, de Bechstein; Psittacus Vaza, de Shaw)" (Le Maout 1853).  Var. Vasa.

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 23 January 2019).